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.
Rock Valley College (RVC) offers opportunities for high school students to earn college credit at RVC or at participating area high schools. Some programs are through a partnership with the regional career and technical education delivery system, Career Education Associates of North Central Illinois (CEANCI).
High School Connections provides services and support to enroll students in college credit courses for Dual Credit, Dual Enrollment and/or Articulated Credit.
*Dual Credit options vary from school to school. Check with your high school about your options.
*All high school students taking college courses are considered dually enrolled; enrolled in high school and enrolled at RVC.
Student Center, 2nd floor
3301 N. Mulford Road
Rockford, IL 61114
Fax: (815) 921-4089
Regular Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pmSummer Office Hours: Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Friday 8:00 am - 1:00 pm