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?
RVC competes in NJCAA Division III in men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball, golf, baseball, softball, men's and women's tennis, and men's and women's soccer. Not to brag, but we're pretty good at it. Our teams have won 13 national championships and we have had more than 130 All-Americans.
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.
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.
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.
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!
RVC student-athletes participate in anti-bullying parade at Windsor Elementary
Several Rock Valley College student-athletes participated in an anti-bullying parade on October 15 at Windsor Elementary School in Loves Park. The parade was held to bring awareness to the issue of bullying. Over 200 were in attendance, including Loves Park Mayor Darryl Lindberg.
Students read an anti-bullying pledge, wore matching anti-bullying shirts, and released balloons with an anti-bullying message.
RVC student-athletes (back row, left to right): Sean Wight, Daxx Spera, Casey Williams, along with Windsor Elementary students.
Community involvement is very important to the Athletics program at Rock Valley College. That is why our coaches strive to instill the importance of community to each and every student-athlete at RVC. Below you will read about and see some of the highlights of the community events in which the men's baseball team has participated in.
Members of the Rock Valley College baseball team volunteered on Wednesday, Nov. 24, 2010, at the Rockford Rescue Mission during the mission's Thanksgiving dinner.