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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

Mission of the Alamo Colleges:

Empowering Our Diverse Communities for Success.

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Mission of Northwest Vista College:

Northwest Vista College creates opportunities for success by offering quality academic, technical and life-long learning experiences to its diverse communities in a collaborative, student-centered, data-informed and shared leadership environment.

Mission Purpose

As a Hispanic Serving Institution, Northwest Vista College fulfills its mission by offering the following:

  • Transfer education to provide students with the first two years of the bachelor's degree 
  • General education courses in the liberal arts and sciences to support all degree programs 
  • Career preparation to prepare students for immediate employment 
  • Developmental studies to bring student basic skills to a college level 
  • Continuing education to include enrichment, English as a second language, training, licensure, and professional programs 
  • Academic and student support services for all students to include comprehensive advising and monitoring, high-quality learning resources, assessment, counseling, tutoring, and financial assistance 
  • Academic co-curricular activities, social and cultural activities; and information literacy 

What Students Say

Student : Leonardo Molina 
  “I came to NVC because it was the college offering the nanotechnology program. Nanotechnology will revolutionize the world.”

- Leonardo Molina,