We’ve expanded the COVID-19 testing times at NVC with more hours and new times! These new hours are effective Monday, Sept. 13, 2021. Monday: 1:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Tuesday: 1:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Location: Mountain Laurel Hall (MLH) Room 101B Weekly testing… Read More


Vaccine Clinic Two more vaccine clinics are planned at Northwest Vista College. NVC joined with San Antonio Metro Health to bring these clinics for the community ages 12 and up who want to receive their first dose. The clinic offers the free Pfizer vaccine on a first come, first served basis. On both dates, the… Read More


In every team and department at Northwest Vista College, there are always great stories to tell that show faculty and staff going above and beyond. While it’s hard to capture every story, we hope to periodically share in this space some of the major accomplishments or projects that are taking place. Members of the executive… Read More


Register PRIOR to testing VERIFY the phone number and email you provide so you can receive test results You will receive a unique QR code to use at the testing site You must show the QR code at the testing site: you can show the code on your phone or print it out and bring it with you Why… Read More


Answer the COVID-19 screening questions before you come to campus (click here for form). When you arrive, show the approval screen, have your temperature taken, and receive a wristband for that day. Those who can’t do it electronically will still have a health screening done in person by asking them questions. Employees, students and community members are encouraged to wear masks.… Read More


The Alamo Colleges District Human Resources Department in collaboration with District, college administration and the Board of Trustees have created incentives for voluntary COVID-19 vaccine reporting. These incentives include the following: All full-time, benefited employees (faculty and staff) who have been vaccinated and register on the site will receive an additional 8 hours of personal leave. The… Read More


May 12, 2021 Scaling Up to Level I for Fall 2021 NVC, as part of the cross-college task force, carefully created plans to slowly work our way to Return to Campus Level 1, in alignment with the City of San Antonio. We plan to scale up to Level 1 at the start of the fall semester on Aug. 16. While Level 1… Read More


Northwest Vista College has continued to support students, employees and the community by partnering with the San Antonio Food Bank to host Pop-Up Markets to help mitigate food insecurity locally. The first one at NVC was on April 1. In true Wildcat spirit, numerous volunteer and various NVC departments collaborated to make the event a… Read More


The Return to Campus Task Force will begin creating plans for May, summer and fall as we monitor local conditions and prepare to move forward at NVC. Current plans drafted with tentative start dates: • May 2021: Plan for Level 4 up to 10% capacity –  May 3, 2021 • Summer 2021: Plan for Level 3 up to… Read More


For one of the most comprehensive lists of vaccination locations, see this article from the San Antonio Report: How and where to get a COVID-19 vaccination in San Antonio. Additionally, the Alamo Colleges District has been working closely with various healthcare agencies on requesting allocations of the COVID-19 vaccine for our Alamo Colleges family. To help prepare… Read More


In response to Governor Greg Abbott ‘s executive order lifting the state’s mandate on wearing face coverings to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Alamo Colleges will continue to observe its health and safety protocols already in place. These include the requirement to wear face coverings at all district locations. The Alamo Colleges will… Read More