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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
(210) 486-4513
Mon - Thur: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4:000pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm

Early Voting at NVC


April 24 - May 2


Pecan Hall 101

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Early Voting in Pecan Hall 101

Early Voting at NVC


April 24 - May 2


Pecan Hall 101

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May the 4th Celebration at NVC

May the 4th 2017 Celebration


7pm Thursday, May 4


FREE Outdoor movie "Rogue One" at NVC. Star Wars Costume Contest; Chewbacca Call Contest; Food Trucks; Popcorn and More! Come Out and Bring Your Family! Movie starts at Sundown (8:15 pm). Activities start at 7pm.

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04-26-2017 Denim Day

Denim Day USA


Wednesday, April 26


NVC Wellness Center invites you to participate by wearing jeans/denim to recognize and promote Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) - join us!

04-26-2017 Lantana Review

Lantana Review Release Party


Wednesday, April 26
from 6:30 - 8:00pm
Huisache Hall HH-113


Students will read from their newly published poetry and fiction - join us!

2017 Near Death Experiences Showings



April 20-22 & 27 @ 8pm
May 3 & 4 @ 8pm


The NVC Drama Program presents NEAR-DEATH EXPERIENCES, an original piece, Directed by Andrew Thornton in the Black Box Theatre in PCA. General Admission $8, Military & Seniors $5, Students $3.

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#1 Best Community College in Texas

#1 Community College in Texas!


Northwest Vista College made the top of the Best Colleges in Texas list on

2017 Bond Election

2017 Bond Election 

The Alamo Colleges District $450 million bond proposal for the May, 2017 bond election, designed to fund projects at each of the District's colleges and across Bexar County, is not anticipated to increase the tax rate for debt service. Learn more.

NVC One of the Top 25 Colleges for Hispanics

One of the Top 25 Community Colleges for Hispanics!


Northwest Vista College was featured in a special issue of The Hispanic Outlook on Education magazine.

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2016 Fast Completion Incentive

Earn Free Credit Hours


Take 18-24 credit hours in the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 semesters and earn 3-6 FREE credit hours for the summer semester!

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  • College Info

    Information for Northwest Vista College

    College Resume

    Main Office

    3535 N. Ellison Dr.
    San Antonio, Texas 78251
    (210) 486-4000
    Hours: Mon-Thurs 8am - 6pm (Closed Fridays Until July 30)


    Parking permits are no longer required to park on campus and there are spaces available for visitors. A Campus Access Fee will be paid by enrolled students, faculty, and staff... Read More >

    Emergency Contact Information

    Emergency Number (210) 222-0911
    24 Hour Dispatch (210) 485-0099
    Weather Line (210) 485-0189
    Campus Crime Alerts / Timely Warnings

  • Continuing Education

    Continuing Education is now the Workforce Training Network


    Real Training for Real Jobs

    Welcome to the Workforce Training Network…the training arm of the Alamo Colleges District.  We provide short term, hands on job skills training for job seekers and incumbent workers.  We offer courses at all five Alamo College campuses and Education service centers located across San Antonio, New Braunfels, and Kerrville. Click below for more information:

    Are you looking for job skills training for yourself?     CLICK HERE

    Are you looking for skills gap training for your employees?  CLICK HERE

    Do you want to register for a course?  CLICK HERE

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  • Paying for College

    Paying for College


    Paying for College

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  • A-Z Course Index

A-Z Course Index

For a catalog of courses, program listings, class schedule and more, please click the link below.

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