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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 - Thu: 7:30am - 8:30pm
Fri: 7:30am - 4 pm
Sat: 8:30am - 2:30pm
Sun: CLOSED 
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Welcome to the Alamo Colleges!

We are pleased you are considering one of the Alamo Colleges as your choice for higher education. We are an educational institution in San Antonio, Texas that offers an excellent learning environment that helps students acquire the knowledge and skills needed in today's world. The Alamo Colleges host students from many regions of the world. These students represent countries such as Angola, El Salvador, India, Mexico, Pakistan, South Korea, Togo, United Kingdom and Venezuela.

FALL 2016: NEW I-2O APPLICATIONS ARE  BEING ACCEPTED. DEADLINE: MAY 15

FALL 2016: F-1 VISA TRANSFERS ARE BEING ACCEPTED. DEADLINE: JULY 1  


How to Apply*

* We do NOT accept mid-term transfers.

 

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 appointment basis. Mondays and Thursdays are Walk In Advising days.

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


SPRING 2016 Hours of Operation

Monday 8am - 5pm
Tuesday 8am - 5pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 1pm - 5pm

UPCOMING CLOSURES:

International Student Services will be closed on the following days:

  • Friday, Jan. 22 - 1:00-5:00pm for Staff Development
  • Friday, Feb. 12 - Advising Summit
  • Friday, Feb. 26 - NVC Development Day
  • March 14-20 - Spring Break (College is closed)
  • March 25-27 - Easter Holiday (College is closed)
  • Friday, April 22 - Fiesta Holiday (Weekend classes will still meet)
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Contact Information

NVC International Student Advising
nvc-international@alamo.edu

Diana Garcia - Advising Team Leader
dgarcia620@alamo.edu
(210) 486-4157
 
Elisa Ornelas - Certified Advisor
eornelas11@alamo.edu

(210) 486-4143

 
Orlando Castaneda - Certified Advisor
ocastaneda1@alamo.edu
(210) 486-4158
 
Luz Hernandez - Certified Advisor
lhernandez329@alamo.edu  
(210) 486-4159

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.