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RVC and Rockford University Partner on "Rockford Ready"
October 22, 2019

Rock Valley College and Rockford University announced a new partnership on October 22 designed to provide a seamless path for adult students to complete a business management bachelor’s degree at Rockford University,

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
October 18, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, October 22, 2019.

RVC Designated as Cyber Defense Institution
October 10, 2019

Rock Valley College’s Data Assurance & IT Security Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree has been approved as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CD) by the National Security Agency (NSA).

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
October 4, 2019

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, October 7, 2019.

Fall Open House for the RAISE Program at Rock Valley College
October 1, 2019

RVC's RAISE Program invites area young adults with a documented intellectual disability and their parents/guardians to attend an Open House on October 16, 2019.

Rock Valley College Awarded Workforce Equity Initiative Grant
September 27, 2019

Rock Valley College was recently awarded a $1.5 million Workforce Equity Initiative grant from the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB).

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
September 20, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at 5:15 p.m. in the Performing Arts Room (PAR), room 0214 of the Educational Resource Center (ERC), on RVC’s main campus.

Rock Valley College Athletics presents Community Day
September 17, 2019

Rock Valley College Athletics invites the entire community to RVC's main campus for a fun-filled day, cheering on and supporting RVC Athletics and their diverse campus population.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
September 6, 2019

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, September 9, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. in the Jacobs Center for Science and Math (JCSM) Room 2106, on RVC’s main campus.

Rock Valley College and Rockford University Hosting a Career & Internship Fair
August 26, 2019

Rock Valley College and Rockford University will be co-hosting a Career & Internship Fair on Wednesday, September 18, 2019.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
August 23, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, August 27, 2019.

Annual Campus Security Report
August 22, 2019

Rock Valley College's Annual Campus Security Report includes statistics for the previous three years.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
August 9, 2019

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, August 12, 2019.

Find Out What RVC’s Center for Learning in Retirement Has to Offer
July 29, 2019

The Rock Valley College Center for Learning in Retirement will be hosting its Annual Meeting on Thursday, August 1, 2019.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
July 19, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at 5:15 p.m. in the Performing Arts Room (PAR), room 0214 of the Educational Resource Center (ERC), on RVC’s main campus.

$20K Anonymous Challenge Match for Starlight Theatre’s “Save Our Sound” Campaign
July 10, 2019

To date, the Starlight Theatre the “Save Our Sound Campaign" has raised $180,000 of the $220,000 goal.

Massage Therapy Continuing Education Open House at RVC
July 8, 2019

Join Bodycraft Wellness & Massage Center for their OPEN HOUSE on Thursday, July 11, 2019 from 1-6 p.m. at their new location, on the Rock Valley College main campus, 3301 N. Mulford Road.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
July 3, 2019

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, July 8, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. in the Woodward Technology Center (WTC), Room 1322, on RVC’s main campus.

Changes to Emergency and Non-Emergency Call Procedures
July 3, 2019

On July 5, 2019 at 8:00 a.m., the Rock Valley College Police Department will transition all emergency calls and non-emergency police-related calls to be received and dispatched by the Rockford Fire 911 Center.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
June 21, 2019

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at 5:15 p.m. in the Performing Arts Room (PAR), room 0214 of the Educational Resource Center (ERC), on RVC’s main campus.