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, February 1, 2013
Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516
Event Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Event Contact: Susan Carlson, 815-921-4183Harlan Jefferson will perform a special set as part of Rock Valley College's Black History Month celebration on Wednesday, February 13, 2013, at 12:30 p.m. in the Student Center Atrium on RVC's main campus (3301 North Mulford Road).
Additionally, Rockford College's Maddox Theatre will host Harlan Jefferson as well as Betty Pumphrey & the "Christianaires" for a 7:00 p.m. concert on February 13. The event will be hosted by Music Historian Carl Cole.
Admission to either event is free and there will also be giveaways and free food. The events are sponsored by the Rockford College Global Education Center, the Jane Addams Center for Civic Engagement, and the Rock Valley College and Rockford College Collaborative.
Call Susan Carlson at RVC at 815-921-4183 for more information.