Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

Current News

RVC Stands Against Racism
April 15, 2014

Take a stand against racism with Rock Valley College and the YWCA. Community members as well as RVC staff, faculty and students are invited to show their support in the stand against racism.

RVC Veterans Club Easter Egg Hunt Rescheduled for 4/26
April 14, 2014

The Rock Valley College Veterans Club Easter Egg Hunt for kids was rained out on Saturday, April 12 and has been rescheduled for Saturday, April 26 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Mayes, Doty Collect Another Award
April 14, 2014

The Division III awards both went to Rock Valley College as Jared Mayes was named NJCAA Division III Player of the Year and Craig Doty was named NJCAA Division III Coach of the Year.

Doty, Opat Chosen Coaches of the Year by IBCA
April 11, 2014

Rock Valley College head basketball coaches Craig Doty (men's) and Misty Opat (women's) have been honored by the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) as Junior College Coaches of the Year for men's and women's basketball, respectively.

Call to Board Facilities Committee Meeting
April 11, 2014

The Board of Trustees Facilities Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, April 14, 2014, in room 141/142 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.

Jared Mayes, Marquiesha Grant Named NJCAA All-Americans
April 10, 2014

The NJCAA has announced its All-American selections for men's and women's basketball and Rock Valley College's Jared Mayes (men's) and Marquiesha Grant (women's) were each named to the first team for their respective sport.

RVC Student’s Film Earns Top Honor at BEA Festival of Media Arts
April 9, 2014

Rock Valley College Mass Communication student Tom Doherty continues pile up awards for his film, The White Room.

Annual Health Care Career Fair to be held at RVC
April 9, 2014

Rock Valley College and the three Rockford-area health systems (OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, Rockford Health System and SwedishAmerican Health System) are sponsoring an event to promote awareness of the many available medical career options.

Michael Mastroianni named sixth president of Rock Valley College
April 8, 2014

After months of a national search, the Rock Valley College Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Mastroianni as college president.

New President for Rock Valley College to be Announced at April 8 News Conference
April 7, 2014

New President for Rock Valley College to be Announced at April 8 News Conference

RVC Professor Receives Distinguished Award
April 7, 2014

Dr. Paul McCombs was honored by the Illinois Section of the Mathematics Association of America (ISMAA) as the recipient of the 2014 Award for Distinguished College or University Teaching of Mathematics at their annual conference on March 28, 2014.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
April 4, 2014

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Tuesday, April 8, 2014. The Board will convene for a Study Session at 5:15 p.m. in the Woodward Technology Center.

RVC teaming up to host Emerging Young Leaders STEM Summit
April 4, 2014

On Friday, April 11, 2014, Rock Valley College, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Pi Gamma Omega Chapter, and the Rockford Public Schools are sponsoring an Emerging Young Leaders STEM Summit on the RVC main campus.

RVC Softball Raising Money, Awareness for Autism
April 3, 2014

The Rock Valley College Softball team wants to raise awareness for autism at the Golden Eagles game on Saturday, April 5 versus Prairie State College.

Call to Board Facilities Committee Meeting
April 2, 2014

The Board of Trustees Facilities Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, April 7, 2014, in room 117/119/121 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.

Call to Board Finance Committee Meeting
April 2, 2014

The Board of Trustees Finance Committee of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, April 7, 2014, in room 117/119/121 of the Woodward Technology Center (WTC) on the main campus.

Call to Board Special Meeting
April 1, 2014

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (RVC) will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at the Stenstrom Center for Career Education, Room 315 for a Special Joint Meeting with Winnebago County Board and Rockford City Council.

RVC hires new volleyball coach
April 1, 2014

Rock Valley College Athletics has welcomed a new member to its team with the hiring of Alyssa Tomei as Head Volleyball Coach.

Call to Board Special Meeting- Higher Learning Commission
March 28, 2014

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Monday, March 31, 2014, for a Special Meeting (Higher Learning Commission) at Giovanni's Restaurant, 610 N. Bell School Road, Rockford, IL 61107.

Call to Board Special Meeting- Presidential Candidate Interview
March 25, 2014

The Board of Trustees of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 27, 2014, for a Special Meeting (Presidential Candidate Interview).