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.
Posted: Thursday, October 31, 2013
Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516
Priority registration for spring 2014 classes at Rock Valley College will take place from Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 9:00 p.m. through Friday, November 8 via RVC Online Services. Priority registration allows current students who have accumulated a specified number of credit hours to register before students who have more courses yet to complete. Detailed information and important dates regarding priority registration can be found at rockvalleycollege.edu/importantdates.
Open registration for all new students and those who missed their priority registration date begins via RVC Online Services on Monday, November 11, 2013 at 9:00p.m.
Walk-in registration will open on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. at all Rock Valley College locations.
Students are encouraged to take advantage and register at their earliest allowable time to make sure they get their preferred classes and schedule for the spring semester.
Weekday spring classes at RVC begin on Monday, January 13, 2014. To find out how to get started at RVC go to rockvalleycollege.edu/getstarted.