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 Northwest Vista College Library
1st Floor, Redbud Learning Center (RLC)
3535 N. Ellison Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78251
Mon - Thur: 7:30am to 4:30pm
Fri: 7:30am to 4:00pm


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Thank you for considering Northwest Vista College, one of the Alamo College. Whether you are new to college, a transfer student, or looking to gain valuable career skills, we are here to help you achieve your goals.

Northwest Vista College has an open door admissions policy, which means there are no entrance exam scores, minimum GPA or class ranking required. The only requirement is completion of a high school diploma or GED.

If you have any questions about the process or need more information, our enrollment team is here to help.

Helpful Tips

  • The enrollment process can take 5-6 weeks from completion of an application to registration/orientation.
  • All enrollment steps (including Orientation and Advising) must be completed before August 20, 2018 if you want to register for classes that begin on August 27, 2018.


Where do I begin?
Enrollment Checklists

Get in Line, Online with
The Admissions and Records Self-Sign In Process!

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To sign in to meet with Admissions and Records,
please use your computer or smartphone to visit:
or text: northwest to 310-945-2976

Please note: To ensure excellent, personalized service for each student signing in, we may discontinue our sign in list for the day prior to our closing time. Signing in at the start of the day (8am) is highly recommended!

Admission Requirements

Students must complete the application process for the term they plan to attend Northwest Vista College. A new application is required for anyone entering for the first time, those who apply but did not register, and for former students who stopped for one year or more. Students missing the application deadline may apply for the next offered term.


Hours of Operation

Summer 2018

 July 29 - September1


Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

(CCC 100 - Lobby)
Monday-Thursday, 8:00am-7:00pm
Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm    
Saturday, 9:00am-1:00pm




We Look forward to serving you!

Contact Information

Records Windows:
(CCC 100 - Lobby)
Cypress Campus Center, Room 100
3535 N. Ellison Drive
San Antonio, TX 78251

Local:        210-212-5266
Toll Free:  1-844-202-5266
Fax:          210-486-9091