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Rockford, Illinois

Getting Started Sessions

After you have enrolled at Rock Valley College and have completed the placement process (Accuplacer test or ACT/SAT scores which waive the Accuplacer Test), the next step is to register for and attend a Getting Started Session.

This session is required for all new students before registering for classes.

Register for a Getting Started Session

  • Receive advising and registration assistance
  • Get your login and password for RVC Technology access including:
    • RVC e-mail
    • RVC Online Services (register online, make payments, review financial aid status, etc.)
    • EAGLE (RVC's learning management system)
    • RVC on-campus computers
YOU MUST HAVE FILLED OUT AN ENROLLMENT INFORMATION FORM AT ROCK VALLEY COLLEGE AND YOU MUST HAVE TAKEN THE PLACEMENT TEST (OR RECEIVED A WAIVER FROM THE PLACEMENT TEST) BEFORE YOU ATTEND A GETTING STARTED SESSION. FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THESE STEPS YOU CAN CONTACT ADMISSIONS AT (815) 921-4250; TESTING CENTER (815) 921-2380.

Watch RVC's online orientation 

Click to watch Rock Valley College's online orientation

For more information call (815) 921-4094.





Educational Planning Session

 

High School Students

All high school students taking RVC courses, while still in high school, must go through HIGH SCHOOL CONNECTIONS for registration. If you have any questions, please contact High School Connections at (815) 921-4080.

Disability Support Services

Rock Valley College is committed to helping all students realize their educational goals.  If you are a student with a disability who may require assistance in accessing any of the college's programs or services, please contact the Disability Services office to discuss potential barriers and possible solutions.

The DSS office serves as a resource for faculty and staff on campus and can provide guidance and consultation on issues that pertain to ensuring equal educational access.  We are happy to address any questions or concerns you may have.

For information about disability testing services available to currently enrolled RVC students, please refer to the Testing Center's Special Needs Testing Guidelines or call (815) 921-2380 for further information.

The DSS office is located on the Ground Floor of the Student Center.  You may contact our office at (815) 921-2371.