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.
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.
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.
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?
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!
Call to Board Teaching and Learning Committee Meeting
March 7, 2014
The Board of Trustees Teaching and Learning Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, March 10, 2014, in room 141/142 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.
Call to Board Facilities Committee Meeting
March 7, 2014
The Board of Trustees Facilities Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, March 10, 2014, in room 141/142 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.
RVC to host annual Science Olympiad
March 6, 2014
Hundreds of area students will test their wits and creativity on Saturday, March 15, 2014, when they compete in the Northern Illinois Regional Science Olympiad at Rock Valley College.
Rock Valley College has announced four finalists in the search for its next president.
The following students have earned recognition on Rock Valley College's fall 2013 President's and Dean's Lists.
The Rock Valley College women's basketball team has won the Region IV tournament for a third straight season after defeating Madison College this afternoon in the championship game at the College of DuPage, 90-71.