Rock Valley College

College Readiness Resources

Preparing for college can be both exciting and overwhelming at the same time! Below are some resources to assist you in getting started at RVC. Adult Education students are encouraged to call the Transitions Coordinator at 815-921-4296 to get one-on-one assistance in taking this next step!

First Steps

Thinking about going to Rock Valley College to further your education and earn a certificate or a degree? Learn how to get started.

Accuplacer (RVC Placement Test)

Nervous about taking the Rock Valley College Placement test (Accuplacer)? Click here to be directed to some Accuplacer study resources.


Have more questions about applying for Rock Valley College? View our list of admission FAQ's!

Becoming a Successful College Student

Being a successful student requires more than just going to class. There are skills that can help you become a more prepared, better learner, and they can be learned! Check out several resources to assist you in notetaking, studying, concentrating, and overcoming procrastination and much more!