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


NVC graduate Dr. Julien Mahler shares how sharing time and resources with others is exponential in improving the lives of our students and their families. Scholarship funds are needed even more to help students get out of this pandemic. Statistics show that college enrollment across the US dropped 4.4% in 2020, which is more than… Read More


Teaching racism as a public health crisis was the theme for the first Ethnic Studies Educators’ Academy (ESEA), which is a part of the “Democratizing Racial Justice,” grant between UTSA and the Alamo Colleges. UTSA was awarded a three-year, $5 million grant, from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support community partnerships focused on advancing… 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


Northwest Vista College is holding Enrollment Resource Fairs on July 30 and August 4 on campus to assist in enrollment, registration, and college resources, along with a spinning wheel to win one of many financial assistance awards. On Friday, July 30, assistance will be available for anyone new to college as well as continuing or returning students. The Wednesday, August 4 event… Read More


  Northwest Vista College Staff Senate has an exciting engagement opportunity for you! It has partnered with the Enrollment and NVC Marketing & Strategic Communications teams to launch an employee-led campaign to encourage employee involvement, engage the local community, and boost student enrollment and registration! Share the “DREAM BIG” NVC to help remind students to register. Check out… Read More


Starting August 16, NVC will be back to normal on-campus services to meet student needs. Summer 2021: Current Plan for Level 3 (Level Chart) up to 25% capacity – became effective May 31 Phase up to Level 2 up to 50% capacity – becomes effective July 6 Fall 2021: Plan for Level 1 up to 75% capacity –… Read More


Since taking on a new name, the NVC President’s Office Business Council has also attracted a new member – Wayne Epps from Dell Technologies. Wayne has come in with a Texas-Size bang! As a new Platinum member and a $20,000 donation, the POBC is now trying to establish a Dell Endowment Scholarship fund at the Alamo Colleges Foundation.… Read More


Northwest Vista College has recently established a Strategic Initiatives Team to focus on alignment and shared understanding of strategic initiatives and measurably improve college performance and student outcomes. This collaborative team is made up of the college’s four operational units: Academic Success, College Services, President’s Office and Student Success. The goal of the team is to identify and implement college initiatives that… Read More


Nine Northwest Vista College students were recently surprised when their students accounts went to zero. Thanks to the President’s Office Business Council (POBC), it donated a little over $1,000 to help the 9 students receive their diplomas. In addition to the POBC donating $500, Dr. Shelah Simmons from Genesis Professional Solutions also contributed an additional… Read More


Did you miss the last Bragging Breakfast for this semester? We have the links and videos for use to browse. Here’s the Power Point that was shown. Here’s the Zoom link. Northwest Vista College’s Student Success hosted the event, which highlighted many of their employees, tested the audience’s knowledge with trivia questions and provided information… Read More