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.
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.
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?
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.
RVC competes in NJCAA Division III in men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball, golf, baseball, softball, and men's and women's tennis. Not to brag, but we're pretty good at it. Our teams have won seven national championships and we have had more than 100 All-Americans.
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!
Student Life, along with the Campus Activities Board (CAB), is excited to offer faculty the opportunity to pursue grant funding through our office. Both the areas of academic and student affairs play key roles in the development of students and this grant opportunity allows us to build a partnership that will both benefit students and complement the vision and mission of Rock Valley College.
We believe in the value of the co-curricular experience. By applying for this grant, faculty members have the opportunity to:
RVC faculty may apply online for the Student Life Faculty Grant for up to (and not exceeding) $1,000. At this time, only full time faculty may apply. To proceed, please read the terms and conditions before filling out and submitting the online application.
*Applicants will be informed of their grant application status by e-mail in accordance with the timeline. Following the e-mail notice, a packet outlining follow-up steps to be taken and forms to fill out (e.g., event and expense evaluation report forms) will be sent to the applicant’s on-campus mailbox. Grant recipients from that point on may feel free to ask the designated CAB member questions regarding the grant process. The aforementioned CAB member will be periodically checking grant project status prior to the event.