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 11 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 Truck Driver Training Partnering with Roehl
August 28, 2014
Rock Valley College Truck Driver Training program and Roehl (pronounced "Rail") Transport, Inc. announced an exciting new partnership today that makes RVC's Truck Driver Training program one of only four in the nation to be Roehl certified.
Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
August 21, 2014
The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, August 26, 2014.
Call to Board Finance Committee Meeting
August 20, 2014
The Board of Trustees Finance Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Friday, August 22, 2014, in room 141/142 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.
Opat to Instruct at Coaches Clinic
August 13, 2014
Misty Opat, RVC Head Women's Basketball Coach and Athletic Director, has been invited to instruct at the College of DuPage and East Bay Fall Coaches Clinic on Saturday, September 13.
Call to Board Facilities Committee Meeting
August 8, 2014
The Board of Trustees Facilities Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, August 11, 2014, in room 141/142 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.
Call to Board Human Resources Committee Meeting
August 8, 2014
The Board of Trustees Human Resources Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, August 11, 2014, in room 141 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.
RVC Softball Stars Sign with NCAA Schools
August 5, 2014
After picking up a national championship and numerous post-season awards, Rock Valley College Softball's star duo of Amanda Blankenship and Danielle Walker have now each picked up a pen to sign a national letter of intent with NCAA schools.
RVC Expands Offerings to Boone County
August 5, 2014
Students who live in the eastern region of the Rock Valley College district, specifically in Boone County, will now have the opportunity to enroll in college courses closer to home.
NJCAA (National Junior College Athletic Association) Headquarters has released the names of the 2013-2014 NJCAA Academic Student-Athlete Award winners and five Rock Valley College student-athletes have earned academic awards.