Academic integrity is important at all college institutions. The issue is even more in the forefront because of how some parents paid for their children to unfairly be admitted to select four-year universities. Collusion, an abuse of academic integrity, is one of the seven examples that Northwest Vista College provides as a violation. Some of… Read More


The Jack Stone Award for New Music celebrated its 10th anniversary this year at Northwest Vista College. It’s the only nationwide competition created exclusively for community college students. The award ceremony, held recently at NVC’s Palmetto Center for the Arts, is featured on Texas Public Radio. To read more about this and hear the winning… Read More


This week, currently enrolled students began priority summer registration. Next week, all students, including those new to Northwest Vista College, will be able to register for summer classes. In 2018, we saw a 20 percent increase in summer enrollment from the previous year, when the Alamo Colleges District introduced the Summer Momentum Plan that grants… Read More


Get Ready to Level Up @ EduTech! Our free district-wide technology conference will be held Friday, Nov. 8 @ the DoubleTree Hotel in San Antonio Call for Proposals & Registration info coming soon… In the meantime, watch the video above for interviews and highlights from last year’s event, and check out our FALL 2018 Conference page to get… Read More


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Northwest Vista College President Dr. Ric Baser was recently featured in an article published by the American Association of Community Colleges about “Re-Engaging Part-Time Students.” To read the story, go here.… Read More


One way to keep showing the community we are not a “well-kept secret” is to bring our friends and neighbors to campus. This year, the annual Star Wars-themed event – May 4th – will partner with San Antonio’s “Wookiee Walk” to transform the campus into a Star Wars gathering place. The day kicks off at… Read More


Anthony Montalbano, Associate Professor Suzanne Bravo, Instructor Sandra Garza, Assistant Professor Mei Garcia, Adjunct Faculty Elizabeth Hernandez, Adjunct Faculty Theresa Marshall-Scrader, Adjunct Faculty Minerva Muniz, Administrative Assistant to the President Maria Morena, Technical Services Manager Felix Salinas, Director of IT Julie Boerm, Director of High School Programs The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development… Read More


On March 19, the Alamo Colleges District’s Board of Trustees approved Dr. Daniel T. Powell for the position of Vice President for Academic Success at Northwest Vista College. He replaces Dr. Amy Whitworth who returned to teaching in January at San Antonio College. Dr. Powell has 13 years of experience as an academic administrator in… Read More


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Northwest Vista College Instructor Simon Van Dijk was recently honored by NVC student Kirsten Osborne, who wrote an essay about him for the NISOD student essay contest. While her essay wasn’t chosen, the organization said “Your deep gratitude for the positive impact this individual has had on your life is something mentors don’t always get… Read More


Three members of the Northwest Vista College Public Relations team recently attended the national conference of the National Council of Marketing & Public Relations at the Hyatt Hill Country Resort. Renata Serafin, Lisa McDaniel and Melissa Monroe-Young attended the three-day conference that attracted community college professionals from across the U.S., including Hawaii. A variety of… Read More


The Alamo Colleges District Board of Trustees approved on March 19 a Living Wage of $15.00 for full-time employees and $12.50 for part-time/temporary employees including work study students and students employed in non-work study positions effective September 1, 2019 for all individuals employed on that date and, a minimum Full-time Living Wage rate for new hires… Read More