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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

Managing My Money

NVC Wants to Help Students Get on the Path to Financial Success

Learning good personal finance skills now can help you reach your goals and find success sooner. Your life goals are important, and Northwest Vista wants to make sure you have the funding to make your goals a reality. What is your level of financial literacy? Do you exercise smart money management techniques?

Northwest Vista College knows how critical it is for you to ascertain this life skill. Therefore, Financial Literacy skills are being offered in several classes to include: EDUC 1300, Math 1332, Math 1324, and Math 1325.

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Net Price Calculator*

*The net price calculator is available for students and parents interested in an estimate on tuition, fees, and financial aid. Keep in mind the information this calculator provides is only an estimate and does not reflect the student's actual eligibility or award.

Managing My Money website (Alamo Colleges District)

Confused about APR vs. APY? View this video from Investopedia to help further explain these two concepts.

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Student Presentation (Prezi) on financial literacy by Kristell Cefre

Popular Questions You May Have:

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What are re-payment options to attend a two-year college?  

NVC Point of Contact: Lisa McGoldrick, 210-486-4901;