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Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
February 22, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, February 26, 2019.

Over 500 High School Students to Compete in Mathematics Contest at Rock Valley College
February 18, 2019

Approximately 550 students from 24 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 23, 2019.

RVC and RACVB Hosting Oscar Viewing Party
February 14, 2019

Rock Valley College and the Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau are joining forces to present an Oscars Viewing Party at Rock Valley College’s Student Center Atrium on Sunday, February 24.

Rock Valley College to Host Alumni Gathering
February 12, 2019

Join Rock Valley College for an Alumni Gathering during the RVC Men’s Basketball Game on Saturday, February 16!

Call to Board Meeting: Special Meeting
February 8, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, February 11, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC), Room 1322, on RVC’s main campus for a Special Meeting.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
February 8, 2019

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, February 11, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC), Room 1322, on RVC’s main campus.

Be A Part of Rock Valley College’s Growing Truck Driver Training Program
February 8, 2019

Rock Valley College is expanding their Truck Driver Training Program and looking to add additional instructors.

Community Foundation of Northern Illinois Awards RVC Grant for Coding Workshops
January 31, 2019

Rock Valley College is proud to announce it has received a $30,000 grant for “Ozobot: Learn Coding with Robots” workshops.

January 29/30 Winter Weather Closures for Rock Valley College
January 29, 2019

All Rock Valley College locations will close at 5pm on Tuesday, January 29. All college locations will be closed all day on Wednesday, January 30.

Call to Board of Trustees Special Meeting (Retreat)
January 29, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 2, 2019.

RVC Seeking Public Comment Prior to Accreditation Visit
January 29, 2019

Rock Valley College is seeking comments from the public about the college in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency.

College Closed Until 5pm on 1/28
January 28, 2019

Due to severe winter weather, all Rock Valley College locations will be closed until 5pm on Monday, January 28.

Call to Board of Trustees Special Meeting
January 25, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will have a special meeting on Tuesday, January 29, 2019.

All Rock Valley College Locations Closed on January 23
January 23, 2019

Due to severe winter weather, all Rock Valley College locations will be closed on Wednesday, January 23.

CANCELLED - Board of Trustees Meeting
January 22, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) scheduled for Tuesday, January 22, 2019 has been cancelled due to severe winter weather.

Rock Valley College Announces Fall 2018 President's and Dean's Lists
January 18, 2019

The following students have earned recognition on Rock Valley College's Fall 2018 President's and Dean's Lists.

AAR’s New Partnership with Rock Valley College to Enhance Aviation Maintenance Instruction and Students’ Career Prospects
January 15, 2019

AAR (NYSE: AIR), a global provider of aviation services, and Rock Valley College today announced expansion of their unique aviation maintenance education and training partnership.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
January 11, 2019

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, January 14, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC), Room 1322, on RVC’s main campus.

Call to Education Officers Electoral Board Meeting
January 11, 2019

The Education Officers Electoral Board of Community College District 511 will meet on Monday, January 14, 2019.

Rock Valley College Welcomes VP of Community Outreach & Strategic Partnerships
January 10, 2019

Rock Valley College is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Lewis as the college’s Vice President of Community Outreach & Strategic Partnerships.