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.
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.
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?
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!
Posted: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Media Contact: RVC Public Relations, 815-921-4510
Please join the Black History and Culture Committee for a bus trip to the House of Blues Gospel Sunday and Dusable Museum on Sunday, March 2, 2014. The bus departs at 9:30 a.m. from Parking Lot 10 on the RVC main campus and will return at approximately 6:30 p.m.
Come spend the day immersed in a cultural experience like no other. The day will start at the Chicago House of Blues Gospel Sunday listening to gospel performances and eating at an exceptional all-you-can-eat buffet. The day will end with a tour of the Dusable Museum of African American History where participants will be able to view African American art and the premier exhibit entitled “Fifty Years Forward: Birmingham to Atlanta to Selma,” in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the American Civil Rights Movement.