Important Dates: In-person Early Voting: Monday, April 19 – Tuesday, April 27 (vote at any early voting polling location, including Northwest Vista College). Voting will take place at Mountain Laurel Hall (MLH). Please park in Lot 2 (Indian Paintbrush). Voters are encouraged to wear masks for the safety of everyone. Hours of Early Voting: Monday-Friday,… Read More


For the first time in little over a year, NVC Vista Central: Welcome and Admissions Center engaged with students face-to-face at Stevens High School. Following all safety protocols, Vista Central Enrollment coaches held a “farmers market” style recruitment event outside on April 7 to help students with their admissions and enrollment process. Valerie Acosta Vasquez,… 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


Northwest Vista College has been named one of the 2021 Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges (MPPWCC) for the third time by Diverse: Issues In Higher Education. According to the bi-weekly newsmagazine, Northwest Vista College was chosen as one of 16 community colleges in the nation through “a web-based survey approach to examine categories such as family friendliness, salary/benefits and professional… 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


Northwest Vista College Professor Don Lucas was featured in MYSA.com for his unique trek to local H-E-B stores. The article said, “At 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, Don Lucas and his two friends jumped into their car to take on a challenge like no other: to walk every single aisle at all 46 San Antonio H-E-B… Read More


Texas Public Radio recently featured Northwest Vista College’s Jack Stone Award for New Music online event on March 23. TPR said, “Unique among composition competitions, the Jack Stone Award for New Music is the only national music competition open solely to community college students. Last year, the coronavirus pandemic hit just before Northwest Vista College, 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


Northwest Vista College hosted its annual Jack Stone Award for New Music on March 23 – the only national music competition dedicated solely to music composition for community college students. The competition was created in 2010 by music faculty Dr. Beth May who was teaching at Northwest Vista College at the time. Both the competition… 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