8:30am - 9:00am - Check -In
Students can arrive for check-in. Students can purchase books at the bookstore if they schedule an appointment in advance. Academic Advising and Financial Aid will be available for walk-ins during this time.
Students will learn about the event agenda and outcomes for the day. Include information about rest rooms, social distances practices and general expectations for the event.
Welcome Dr. Howard Spearman, College President
Welcome students to the RVC Campus Community and share our instructional values, mission, and commitment to their success.
Student Affairs Must Know: Dr. Patrick Peyer, Vice President of Student Affairs
Students will learn about services offered in Student Affairs including a general understanding of the Advisor relationship, FERPA, mental health resources, COVID 19 reporting protocol.
Campus Safety: Chief Rick Jenks
Student will learn about safety protocols at RVC and the role of Campus Police – Students will be directed to the frequently Asked questions webpage, Campus COVID protocol webpage or Campus Police website for additional information.
Faculty Expectations: Dr. Laura Constant, Science Faculty member
Students will learn about classroom etiquette, effective faculty communication and general faculty expectation which can impact your college success.
Ready for Day 1: Amanda Zika
Students will learn what resources they need to be prepared for Virtual RVC College Courses this fall on day 1. – The complete presentation on Ready for Day 1 is available on the RVC New Student Welcome webpage.
Student will learn about RVC through the student perspective and get to know their peers.
Goose Chase Campus Tour :
Students will learn about the campus and have fun locating the buildings their classes are located.
10:45am – 11:00am: Resource Fair
Students will learn about campus resource by talking with people from various offices on campus. Students will be able to pick up gifts and gather information about Campus Employment, Financial Aid, and Mental Health services, Eagle Support, Library, and more.