Whether your plan is to take classes and transfer to a four-year university or enter one of our career programs designed to get you into the workforce right away, Rock Valley College has what you are looking for. Select from one of our more than 60 transfer areas or more than 30 career programs.
At Rock Valley College, you're not just a number. Our highly respected faculty have master's degrees, doctorates and real-world experience. You won't be competing for attention in a huge lecture hall. Our average class size is 21, so you'll get a chance to interact, challenge and be challenged by your instructors.
Have fun. Try stuff. RVC gives you opportunities to get involved. There are lots of student activities to choose from. We offer more than 20 clubs and organizations. Try your hands at student government. Join the staff of our campus newspaper. What's it going to be?
Whether you are new to the college or know your way around, we have a variety of services designed to help you succeed. We're here for you every step of the way.
RVC competes in NJCAA Division III in men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball, golf, baseball, softball, and men's and women's tennis. Not to brag, but we're pretty good at it. Our teams have won seven national championships and we have had more than 100 All-Americans.
The Estelle M. Black Library at Rock Valley College features nearly 75,000 volumes and more than 650 periodicals, and access to the interlibrary loan system. It also features spaces for individual and group study, and if you get thirsty, there's a coffee shop in the lobby!
Video Production Studio:
Our studio is located on the ground floor of the Educational Resource Center on the Main Campus of Rock Valley College.
• The studio space is 27’ x 45’
• The workshop space is an additional 27’ x 45’
The Studio Includes
• 3 Panasonic aw-E800 Studio Cameras
• 2 Sharp Camera Mounted Teleprompters
• ETC Lighting Grid and ETC Express Lighting Console
• 35 Studio Lighting Fixtures including Desisti 1000 and 650 Watt Fresnels, and Desisti Cyc Strips
The Control Room for the studio features a Sony DFS-700 Switcher, Sony DVCAM and Panasonic DVCPRO recording devices, an Inscriber CG System and Sennheiser wireless microphones.