Student Connect Workshops

Tuesday, April 11
Get Credit for What You Already Know!

11:00-11:30 a.m. in JCSM-0203
Facilitator: Katy Dabbs, Testing Assistant

There is more than one way to earn credit at RVC. You can receive credit for what you already know through several methods including the College Level Examination Program, Advanced Placement exams and more. Accelerate your pace towards graduation by earning credit for what you already know.

Tuesday, April 18
Popcorn with the GSC Student Connect Peer Mentors

10:30-11:30 a.m. in the ERC Commons

Enjoy some popcorn courtesy of Rock Valley College’s Student Connect Peer Mentors. Meet our peer mentors and learn about the ways that our Student Connect Peer Mentors can help support you at RVC, including peer-led workshops and 1:1 peer mentoring.

Wednesday, April 26
Money Saving Tips & Scholarship Information

10:30-11:30 a.m. in the WTC-1110
Facilitator: Mary Cobb, Coordinator of Student Loans


RVC has partnered with SALT, a financial literacy resource powered by the non-profit organization American Student Assistance. Learn about SALT’s online platform where students can use beneficial tools to assist them with budgeting, money saving tips, scholarship searches and much, much more to get them headed in the right direction. This workshop will also include information on the Rock Valley College Foundation Scholarship. There will be SALT gear giveaways for session participants!

Thursday, April 27
Interested in a Career in the Field of Computers?

2-3 p.m. in WTC-1308
Facilitator: RVC Academic & Transfer Advising & RVC CIS Faculty

Learn more about course and degree options at RVC and transfer options. Students will have the opportunity to speak with RVC Academic Advisors and CIS Faculty, as well as, Faculty and Admissions Representatives from Rockford University and NIU. Students will also hear about careers in the IT field from an RVC alumnus.

Rock Valley College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, military status, genetic information, gender identity, or any legally protected category.

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