Questions about your eligibility and payments under the GI bill can be directed to the “Ask a Question,” website or (888) 442-4551.
EBenefits is the result of a collaboration between the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the Department of Defense (DoD) and it serves veterans, service members, wounded warriors, their family members, and their authorized caregivers.
Use either method below to verify enrollment at the end of each month in order to receive monthly benefits:
Phone: (877) 823-2378
Website: Web Automated Verification of Enrollment (WAVE) - recommended
7015 Rote Road, Suite 105
Rockford, IL 61107
(815) 395-1276 or (877) 927-8387
10451 North 2nd Street
Machesney Park, IL 61115
Scott Haugh, Veteran Employment Representative
303 North Main St.
Rockford, IL 61001
VA for Vets: This is a program that will help you build the type of career you want to have with the Department of Veterans Affairs. It focuses on career exploration.
Feds Hire Vets: Site that houses federal employment information for transitioning service members and their families, veterans, and federal hiring officials.
VA Internships: The VA offers internships so that you can gain real world experience in your potential future career.
RVCjobs.com: In addition to providing numerous job opportunities on our career center site, the Rock Valley College Career Center offers free services for the following:
There are many ways to make the most of your time at Rock Valley College. Student clubs abound and cater to just about every interest. There is also a student led Veterans Services Organization which is also a chapter member of Student Veterans of America. Learn more about the club by going online to OrgSync or by checking out their Facebook page.
The RVC Veterans Association student organization served meals to homeless veterans at the Veterans Drop-in Center in Rockford.
The Korean War Veteran Color Guard performs a flag-changing ceremony on the RVC main campus.