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!
Posted: Friday, September 6, 2013
Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516
The Illinois Theatre Association (ITA) recently announced its annual Award of Excellence recipients for 2013 and Rock Valley College was honored for Excellence in College/University Theatre for its Starlight and Studio Theaters.
Each year the Illinois Theatre Association recognizes both individuals and organizations for their significant contributions of promoting quality theatre throughout the state of Illinois. Recipients are nominated by the Illinois theatre community, approved by ITA's divisional representatives, and accepted by ITA's Board of Directors.
For a complete list of winners go to illinoistheatre.org.
The Rock Valley College Studio Theater season will kick-off September 25-October 5, 2013, with Andrew Lloyd Webber's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. This season will also include The Wizard of Oz (December 4-14, 2013), Fiddler on the Roof (February 5-15, 2014), and Agatha Christie's Akhnaton (March 19-29, 2014).
Individual tickets are just $17 for adults and $15 for students and seniors. Season tickets are also available for $45 for adults and $40 for students and seniors. For tickets call (815) 921-2160.