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.
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?
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 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.
last updated: August 2012
The following forms are provided for staff or faculty interested in developing a grant proposal for Rock Valley College. The grant concept form (internal or external) is required to be filled-out before any grant proposal is started. The forms should be returned to the Grants Office after the grant writer's immediate supervisor signs the document. A review by the Grants Office will be followed by RVC leadership evaluating the request. Upon approval by campus leadership, a proposal may be developed and submitted to the Grants Office. The Grants Office will provide support to grant writers as needed.Grant proposals are due to the Grants Office two work weeks before proposals are due to the funding agent. In this two weeks, the Grants Office will review, recommend amendments as necessary, and submit the final proposal.
The following support documents are available in the Grants Office for the support of grant applications and will be provided for proposals that have received approval for submission by campus leadership.