Rockford, Illinois

Student Organizations

A variety of organizations are operating on the RVC campuses. These organizations engage in numerous activities, including field trips and social activities. The organizations in existence may vary from semester to semester, depending on student interest. 

Please be advised that this list reflects all recognized student organizations for the spring 2015 semester. Please check the Student Life Org Sync page for an up to date list.

Current Student Organizations at RVC include:

A brief club explanation or mission statement is included for each organization.

Association of Latin American Students (ALAS) Facebook Instagram_Color Twitter

The purpose of the organization is to promote awareness of Latin American cultures through social, cultural, and community events. Membership is open to all with interest in Hispanic cultures.

Belegarth Medieval Combat Society (Belegarth)  

Belegarth Medieval Combat Society is a fun, safe, and inexpensive sport where participants wear medieval or fantasy-themed clothing and fight with foam-padded weapons. The rules are easy to learn, and after a few practices, you'll be hooked!

Black Student Alliance (BSA)  

Black Student Alliance Club (BSA) aims to bring awareness, have fun, and educate about topics that impact or enhance our culture. The club has institutional membership with the NBSU (National Black Student Union), a nationally recognized organization.

Campus Activities Board (CAB) Facebook Twitter

CAB exists "to provide educational and fun activities to produce an atmosphere of community at Rock Valley College."

Chamber Singers (Chambers)  

An audition choir that practices a variety of musical styles and performs throughout the community.

Circle K (CKI) (Circle K)  

RVC Circle K (CKI) is the premier collegiate and university communication service, leadership development and friendship organization in the world.

Dental Hygienists' Association (SADHA)  

The Dental Hygiene club promotes the importance of oral health in the community through volunteering.

Economics Club (Invisible Hand)  

Discussion, research, guest speakers, and events related to the field of Economics.

Enactus Facebook Twitter

Formerly known as Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE). We are a community of student, academic and business leaders committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better more sustainable world.

Intervarsity Christian Fellowship  

A student led, interdenominational organization, and chapter of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship at RVC strives to establish a witnessing community of students who grow toward maturity as disciples of Christ through fellowship, prayer, and Bible studies.

Islamic Awareness Association (MSA / IAA)  

A place to foster understanding of Islam in an interfaith setting.

Japanese Multimedia Club (JMC)

To educate its members and the greater community as to the Arts of Japanese Animation "Anime", Japanese Graphic Novels "Manga", Japanese Video Games, any related multimedia, and their greater cultural significance.

Latter Day Saints Student Association (LDSSA)  

As the LDSSA club we plan and participate in numerous social, religious and educational activities throughout the course of the school year. This includes weekly fellowship and study of religious topics and service projects throughout the school year.

Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, & Astronomy Club (MEPA)  

MEPA supports the pursuit of academic success by providing an interdisciplinary platform where its members both attend events and engage in activities relevant to the unique cooperation of mathematics, physics and engineering disciplines.

Men's Bowling Club  

Our purpose is to allow Rock Valley College students to bowl and compete at a collegiate level while building good team relations and sportsmanship.

Men's Fast Pitch Softball  

The Fast Pitch Softball Club is dedicated to providing students of RVC and the Rockford metropolitan community an opportunity to play and experience the great game of fast pitch softball.

Multicultural Club (MCC) Facebook 

The Multicultural club is a domestic and international club that focus on cultural diversity on campus and in the community.

Music Educators' Club  

A club based on the interest to mold RVC students into leading music educators for generations to come.

One Club To Rule Them All (One Club)  

A literature club meant to provide a community of those who are interested in the art of literature.

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society (PTK) Facebook 

Honors organization dedicated to leadership, fellowship, and service.

Psych/Soc Research Club

Rock Valley College Hula Hoop Club (RVC Hula Hoop Club)  

We are a club where FUN comes first. No matter if you know how to hoop or not, join us. We'll learn how to dance with hula hoops and do tricks - together.

Rock Valley College Pre-Pharmacy Club (Pre-Pharm)  

This organization is for students interested in a career in pharmacy.

Rockford Cocoaheads (Cocoaheads) Facebook 

Rockford Cocoaheads is a club where members teach tutorials and brainstorm IOS and Mac OSX topics. Meets secopnd Tuesday of each month at RVC.

Running Start Club  

The purposes of this organization shall be to foster leadership development through the coordination of academic and social awareness abilities.

RVC Eagle Dance Team (RVC EDT)  

RVC EDT is a Performance Dance Team for halftime of the 2013/2014 men's and women's basketball games, utilizing a variety of dance styles including jazz, hip-hop, lyrical, and poems. The team will also perform at various RVC and community events.

RVC Historical Society

A weekly meeting where people who love to learn about history come together and discuss events, societies, and ideas that have shaped history.

RVC Student Veterans Association  

We are a group of student veterans within the RVC community getting together to help one another exceed in school. We also provide support to those students returning back to school from the military and adjusting back to civilian life.

RVC Sustainable Energy Club  

To promote awareness of sustainable energy opportunities and explore various activities related to the sustainable energy community.

Student Government Association (SGA) 

SGA's mission is "To support and advocate for the students at Rock Valley College through service and leadership."

Students for Better Breathing

To increase awareness and promote lung health.

Students for Responsible Environmental Sustainability (SRES)  

SRES is the place for RVC's green community, sharing information about sustainability-themed events, as well as organizing informal meetings and generating ideas and feedback about sustainability projects.

Table Top Gaming Club  

Club holds weekly meetings where club members play various table top games. Some examples include D&D, clue, monopoly, etc.!

Team Deathmatch (TDM)  

The club is a video game club that plays video games and discusses video games in general.

That Club Than Which None Greater Can Be Conceived (That Club)  

To educate those of the Rock Valley College community and the Rockford community and beyond on the impact philosophy has had and can have on us all.

Ultimate Frisbee Club (RVC Ultimate)  

We are a group of students who love to get out onto the field with a bunch of friends and play Ultimate Frisbee. We love improving our game, having a good time, and occasionally attending tournaments. Ultimate Frisbee is our passion!

Velocity Facebook Twitter

Velocity is a place for LGBTQAPF peoples and friends to come together in a safe, judgement free environment to find support, friends, and "family" through activities, discussions, and simply hanging out. We're more than just gay.

Women's Bowling Club  

Our purpose is to allow Rock Valley College students to bowl and compete at a collegiate level, while building good team relations and sportsmanship.

Women's Choir  

Women's Choir is an on-campus auditioned female ensemble that performs standard and contemporary choral literature written exclusively for women's voices.

Learn more!

If you are a current RVC student who wants to learn more about the organizations offered at RVC, we encourage you to check out Org Sync. You will need your RVC log-in (student ID # and password) to access Org Sync.

Is your organization planning to host an event? You can also find all of the forms you will need to plan your event on Org Sync.


Student Leader Guide

Student Leader GuideThis guide is designed to familiarize the club’s leadership with the rules and policies related to Student Clubs, thereby helping the club to be successful. It was created to serve as a resource to you and your club advisor. It will provide direction and information necessary to make your leadership role a pleasant one. Student groups are afforded privileges as recognition of the importance of the out-of-class experience. These privileges are reserved for all registered clubs that are in good standing with the Student Life office and Rock Valley College.