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.
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?
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.
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!
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.
Bibliographic Instruction Room
Bibliographic Instruction Room is located on the First Floor of the Estelle M. Black Library and contains 24 workstations. It is an electronic classroom and training facility for Rock Valley College students, faculty and staff.
Each workstation in the Bibliographic Instruction Room offers access to Voyager, the Library's online public access catalog and to the Internet.
When the classroom is not in use for a bibliographic instruction class or training session, other Rock Valley College personnel may use it on a first come, first serve basis. For scheduling information, contact:
Rock Valley College
3301 North Mulford Road
Rockford, IL 61114
Library Assessment Quiz
The purpose of Library instruction assessment in Quiz 1 and Quiz 2 is to look at what students know before and after instruction.