Rock Valley College

Student Workshops

Student Connect Workshops



Thursday 11/14: 11am- Noon: Money Talks

Facilitator: Financial Aid Staff
Room: Student Center 1222

Do you want to improve your student budgeting skills? In this session you will engage in different activities that will give you the ability to learn where your money is going and how to redirect it.  The session will review credit basics and financial aid.

Monday 11/18: 11am- Noon: Professionalism in the Workplace

Facilitator: Amanda Zika, Getting Started Center Coordinator
Room: Woodward Technology Center 2108

Whether you are a student worker at Zika or thinking about your future career, it’s never too early to work on the skills you need to succeed in the workplace.  This workshop will discuss what professionalism is and why it is important in school and the workplace.

Tuesday 11/19: 1:30-2:45pm: RVC Career Planning

Facilitator: Michele Graham, Academic and Transfer Advisor
Room: Woodward Technology Center 2108

So you think you know what your future career will be, or you are now exploring careers, and you would like to create a plan for career success.  Roll up your sleeves, bring your mobile device and join us for an interactive workshop designed to help you plan the steps to reach your career goals.

Getting Started Center
Student Center 1102
(815) 921-4094

Now Offering STAMP Lab!


Peer Mentors are now available to help STU 100 students complete their STAMP part 4. Set up an appointment by emailing