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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 - Thu: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4 pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm

Academic Probation / Dismissal Documents

 1st Dismissal petition packet

 2nd Dismissal petition packet 

 3rd/Permanent Dismissal petition packet



Progress Reports

Progress Reports are required to be submitted every semester by students on Academic Dismissal until you are back in Good Academic Standing. You will submit your progress report to your assigned academic advisor during an advising session. Progress reports must be completed by each of your instructors before submission. If progress report is not submitted by the deadline you will not be eligible to register for any subsequent semester until final grades post. No progress reports will be accepted or reviewed after the deadline. 

Click here to obtain the Progress Report form. 

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Contact Information

Academic Standards Team:

(210) 486-4460

Advising Hours

NVC Student Success 
Attention students, Thursday, May 26th Advising will have limited services available until 10:00am. No walk-in advising will be available from 8:00am-10:00am.

Hours of Operation

Summer 2016

Walk-In Advising is available: 

Mondays 8am-12pm

Thursdays  1pm-7pm 

Alamo Colleges are closed Fridays through Sundays beginning Monday, May 30th until Sunday, July 31st 

Walk-in Advising sign-in opens at 8:00 am on Mondays and 1:00 pm on Thursdays. The Sign-in line will close when the Advising Services have met the maximum capacity to serve for the day.  Walk-in advising is available for limited services (pre-requisite overrides, quick questions, student holds and an overview of your degree plan) and are limited to 20 minutes. It is not guaranteed that you will be able to speak with your assigned advisor during a walk-in session due to availability.   

Currently enrolled students should schedule an advising appointment with their assigned advisor for assistance.  To meet with your assigned advisor, please schedule an appointment by utilizing the link sent to you by your advisor via your ACES email. 

Appointments are not available the same day, they must be scheduled a minimum of 24 hours in advance. Appointments are available Monday - Thursday when scheduled in advance with your assigned advisor.

The Advising Services office may be reached by phone at (210) 486-4100. Please be able to provide your full name, and banner ID when requesting specific information. There may be longer waiting times during peak times such as registration.   

Our online advisor is also available for quick advising support at a distance during the hours of operation.