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.
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.
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.
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.
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 men’s basketball earns national ranking after 9-1 start
December 6, 2013
The Rock Valley College men's basketball team is currently ranked #9 in the NJCAA Division III poll. After starting the season 9-1, the Golden Eagles are ranked nationally for the first time since the 2000-2001 season.
RVC Athletics Booster Club Establishing Coaches Hall of Fame
December 5, 2013
The Rock Valley College Athletics Booster Club is establishing a Coaches Hall of Fame for RVC coaches who have been retired from the College for at least three years.
Call to Board Teaching and Learning Committee Meeting
December 4, 2013
The Board of Trustees Teaching and Learning Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, December 9, 2013, in room 141/142 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.
RVC Studio Theatre Announces Open Auditions for Fiddler on the Roof
December 3, 2013
Rock Valley College Studio Theatre will be hosting open auditions for its production of Fiddler on the Roof. Auditions will be held Monday and Tuesday, December 16-17, 2013.