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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 
mailto:nvc-library@alamo.edu
Mon - Fri: 7:30am - 4:00pm
Sat: CLOSED
Sun: CLOSED 
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How to Apply as a Potential Student on a Different Non-Immigrant Visa Type

Generally, most non-immigrant visa types may attend Northwest Vista College, some restrictions may apply. 

International Student Application

Download and print application. Your application must be completed, signed and returned along with all required/requested information.  

Mail all original documents to : Northwest Vista College, International Student Services,Cypress Campus Center, 3535 N. Ellison Dr, San Antonio, TX , 78251 USA

 

Test your English Skills

TOEFL exam Web site: www.ets.org

IELTS exam Web site: www.ielts.org

Foreign High School and/or College/University Transcripts

All foreign high school and/or college/university transcripts must be translated and evaluated from a National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) member that includes translation, interpretation, and evaluation of the transcript.  www.naces.org

Other USCIS Immigration Information and Advising

Apply for a change in visa status to F1, complete the International student admissions as listed above and complete the USCIS form I-539 at www.uscis.gov.

Apply for reinstatement of your F1 student visa, complete the USCIS form I-539 at www.uscis.gov.

International Students (F1 visa) applying for Optional Practical Training, complete the USCIS form I-765 at www.uscis.gov.

International Students (F1 visa) applying for Severe Economic Hardship employment, complete the USCIS form I-765 at www.uscis.gov.

Pay your F1 visa SEVIS I-901 fee at www.fmjfee.com/i901fee.

Hours of Operation

 

Advising Services are offered all year. Please plan your advising session to avoid the peak periods and extended wait times.

Students are seen by Advisors on an appointment basis.

Walk In Advising days are available as follows: Mondays 8am-12pm and Thursdays 8am-11am and 4pm-6pm.

NOTE: Sign-in will close when Advising Services have met maximum capacity (sessions are full for the day).


SUMMER 2016 Hours of Operation

Monday 8am - 7pm
Tuesday 8am - 7pm
Wednesday 8am - 7pm
Thursday 8am - 7pm
Fri-Sunday CLOSED

UPCOMING CLOSURES:

 


    Contact Information

    NVC International Student Advising
    nvc-international@alamo.edu

    Diana Garcia - Advising Team Leader
    dgarcia620@alamo.edu
    (210) 486-4157
     
    Orlando Castaneda - Certified Advisor
    ocastaneda1@alamo.edu
    (210) 486-4158
     
    Luz Hernandez - Certified Advisor
    lhernandez329@alamo.edu  
    (210) 486-4159
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    Location

    The Academic Advising Services are located in  Cypress Campus Center (CCC) first floor hallway, directly past Student Financial Services.  Please visit the Advising Services Check In Window for assistance.