I am pleased to inform you that the accreditation for Northwest Vista College (NVC) has been reaffirmed by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). Every 10 years, NVC must go through a rigorous reaffirmation of accreditation process to ensure academic quality and compliance with federal regulations. As an accredited college,… Read More


Northwest Vista College is now accepting donations for the Vista Hunger Relief Drive. Proceeds raised will benefit NVC students experiencing food insecurity. Those interested in donating electronically can do so by visiting www.Alamo.edu/NVC/HUNGER Cash or checks can be hand-delivered to Lynne Dean in Manzanillo Hall,104G. Contributions of any amount are welcome. A donation box is also located in… Read More


When you purchase movie tickets for “Wonder” starring Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson and Jacob Tremblay, $1 from every ticket supports NVC scholarships and art. Here is the link to purchase tickets that will benefit NVC and the Friends of the Arts at NVC (FANs): https://www.fandango.com/wonder-199146/movie-overview?a=13034&cmp=13034:wonder06091 Any “Wonder” ticket bought before Sunday, Nov. 19, counts, even for show… Read More


Congratulations to the NVC Drama department. At the annual Alamo Theatre Arts Council Awards presentation on Oct. 15 at the Empire Theatre in downtown San Antonio, NVC Drama’s production of “Grease” took home nine awards for Excellence in: Production (Mellissa Marlowe) Direction (Tim Hedgepeth) Set Design (Todd Deaver) Sound Design (Todd Deaver) Costume Design (Michelle… Read More


Friday, November 3 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM Palmetto Center for the Arts Join the NVC Fine Arts department and have a blast exploring ceramics, dance, and printmaking all under ultraviolet lights that make the materials and studios glow in a surreal and dream-like way. Professors and students in all departments will show you how… Read More


A Message From Northwest Vista College President Northwest Vista College was chosen to be eligible for the 2019 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence, the country’s signature recognition of top achievement and performance in learning, certificate and degree completion, employment and earnings as well as high levels of access and success for minority and low-income… Read More


The Charles A. Dana Center at UT-Austin has recognized Northwest Vista College’s Mathematics and Engineering Departments’ approach as a “best practice” nationally. Furthermore, NVC Project Math Paths was nominated by the Charles A. Dana Center for the prestigious Bellwether Award. To learn more about Project Math Paths, click on the video.… Read More


In November, the Northwest Vista College Business Council will celebrate five years of supporting NVC students and fulfilling the employment needs of the local business community. The NVC Business Council meets monthly to support the college with involvement, collaboration and the sharing of professional knowledge and expertise. Membership dues of the Council are earmarked for… Read More