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.
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.
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.
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.
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?
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!
At Rock Valley College, our focus is on student success. We are here to ensure that you have the options and opportunities available to help you attain your goals.
We’ll help you transition to college through the wide range of services we provide (see links below).
We’ll show you how you can pay for your education with financial aid and scholarships and how your RVC credits will transfer. Through academic advising and counseling and career planning, we’ll work with you to select a major that fits your interests. Continue to achieve your goals through the assessment center with testing and assessment of your individual academic skills. We’ll introduce you to favorite student hang-outs like the bookstore, the Tutoring Center, and computer labs.
Dr. Amy Diaz, Vice President of Student Development
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Main Campus (Mulford Rd.) Servicesvisit campus to learn about RVC
-Take a Placement Test, if needed
-Attend an Educational Planning Session
-Seek help from Academic Advising as needed
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