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Notice of Cancellation: Board of Trustees Meeting
March 19, 2020

The Board of Trustees Regular meeting scheduled for 5:15 p.m., Tuesday, March 24, 2020, has been cancelled due to COVID-19.

Latest Status of Rock Valley College Classes and Activities
March 17, 2020

With the rapidly evolving Coronavirus (COVID-19) public health crisis, Rock Valley College has taken measures to comply with the social distancing strategies advised by the CDC and Winnebago County Health Department.

CANCELLED: Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole and Special Meeting
March 16, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) Special Meeting for Monday, March 16 and Committee of the Whole Meeting for Tuesday March 17 have been cancelled.

RESCHEDULED: Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
March 13, 2020

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, March 17, 2020.

RESCHEDULED: Call to Board of Trustees Special Meeting
March 13, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will have a special meeting on Monday, March 16, 2020.

RVC Extending Spring Break for Students Only
March 12, 2020

In light of the evolving Covid-19 public health crisis, the College has determined it to be in the best interests of the College community and the greater community college district to extend spring break an additional week for students only. 

NJCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament to Proceed at RVC Without Spectators
March 12, 2020

The 2020 NJCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship Tournament games hosted by Rock Valley College on March 12-14, will be played as scheduled. However, spectators will not be allowed to attend the games. 

RVC Hosting Open House for Media Maker Lab
March 9, 2020

There will be an open house event for Rock Valley College’s new Media Maker Lab (MML) on Monday, March 16, 2020, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

CANCELLED: March 9 Board of Trustees Meeting
March 9, 2020

The Committee of the Whole meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m and Special Meeting scheduled for 8:00 p.m. on Monday, March 9, 2020 have been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
March 6, 2020

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, March 9, 2020.

Call to Board of Trustees Special Meeting
March 6, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will have a special meeting on Monday, March 9, 2020.

26th Annual Youth Groundwater Festival at RVC
February 25, 2020

Rock Valley College is proud to host the 26th Annual Youth Groundwater Festival on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
February 21, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at 5:15 p.m. in the Performing Arts Room (PAR), room 0214 of the Educational Resource Center (ERC), on RVC’s main campus.

Over 550 High School Students to Compete in Mathematics Contest at Rock Valley College
February 18, 2020

Approximately 580 students from 30 area high schools will compete in the Illinois Council of Teachers of Mathematics High School Regional Mathematics Contest at Rock Valley College on Saturday, February 22, 2020.

Genealogy, Life Story Expert to Speak at Rock Valley College
February 10, 2020

Rock Valley College Community and Continuing Education invites you to attend a free session on “Life Stories: Why Write Yours,” that will be hosted by genealogy and life story expert Curt Witcher.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
February 7, 2020

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, February 10, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC), room 1308, on RVC’s main campus.                   

Upcoming Accreditation Review Visit by ACEN
January 29, 2020

Rock Valley College will host a site visit for initial accreditation of its associate degree nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) on Wednesday, March 4, 2020.

Rock Valley College Announces Fall 2019 President's and Dean's Lists
January 27, 2020

The following students have earned recognition on Rock Valley College's Fall 2019 President's and Dean's Lists.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
January 24, 2020

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, January 28, 2020.

Basketball skills clinic for youth, teens, and adults with disabilities
January 22, 2020

Rock Valley College athletes are offering a basketball skills clinic for youth, teens and adults with disabilities on Friday, February 7, 2020 from 9:00am-12:00pm.