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!
Posted: Friday, November 2, 2012
Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516Priority registration for spring 2013 classes at Rock Valley College will take place from Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 9:00 p.m. through Friday, November 9 via RVC Online Services. Priority registration was implemented to allow current students who have accumulated a specified number of credit hours to register before students who have more courses yet to complete. Detailed information and important dates regarding priority registration can be found at rockvalleycollege.edu/importantdates.
Open registration for all new students and those who missed their priority registration date begins via RVC Online Services on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 9:00p.m. Walk-in registration will open on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 8:00 a.m. at all Rock Valley College locations.
Students are encouraged to take advantage and register at their earliest allowable time to make sure they get the classes and schedule they want for the spring semester. Weekday spring classes at RVC begin on Monday, January 14. To find out how to get started at RVC go to rockvalleycollege.edu/getstarted.