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RVC Hosting FAFSA Completion Event
May 21, 2019

Students and parents who need help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can come to Rock Valley College on Wednesday, May 22, 2019.

NIU Engineering @ RVC graduates Class of 2019
May 16, 2019

The innovative partnership between Northern Illinois University (NIU), Rock Valley College (RVC) and regional industry continues to generate positive results.

Rock Valley College GED Recognition Ceremony to be held May 16
May 16, 2019

The Adult Education program at Rock Valley College will hold its 35th annual GED Recognition Ceremony on Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 6:00 p.m. in the Physical Education Center on the RVC main campus.

Enrollment Open for Fall 2019 RAISE Program
May 15, 2019

The Rock Valley Academic Institute for Successful Employment (RAISE) invites area young adults with a documented intellectual disability and their parents/guardians to attend an Open House on Thursday, May 23rd.

53rd Commencement Exercises at Rock Valley College May 17
May 13, 2019

Rock Valley College will graduate 1,140 students this spring, and over 500 of them will participate in RVC’s 53rd annual commencement exercises on Friday, May 17.

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

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, May 13, 2019.

Rock Valley College Receives Financial Reporting Award
May 3, 2019

The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to Rock Valley College for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2018.

Rock Valley College Aviation Maintenance Team Competes Nationally
April 24, 2019

The Rock Valley College Aviation Maintenance Team recently participated in the Aerospace Maintenance Competition (AMC) held in Atlanta during the first week of April.

Join RVC and the YWCA in their Stand Against Racism
April 22, 2019

Please join the RVC Committee, Promoting An Inclusive Community (PAIC) and the YWCA in taking a stand against racism.

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
April 18, 2019

The RVC Board of Trustees will meet on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. This will be the final meeting of the present board, the Reorganization meeting and the regular meeting of the new board.

RVC Awards 2019 Faculty of the Year
April 18, 2019

Brian Wagner, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, has been honored as the 31st recipient of the Rock Valley College Faculty of the Year award.

Rock Valley College Police Conducting Active Shooter Exercise
April 8, 2019

On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at approximately 10:15 a.m., the Rock Valley College Police Department will be conducting an Active Shooter Exercise in the Health Sciences Center (HSC) located on the RVC main campus.

Notice of Emergency Exercise
April 8, 2019

On Wednesday April 17, 2019, at approximately 10:15 a.m., the Rock Valley College Police Department will be conducting an Active Shooter Exercise in the Health Sciences Center (HSC) located on the RVC main campus.

Call to Board Meeting: Committee of the Whole
April 5, 2019

The Board of Trustees Committee of the Whole of Community College District 511 (Rock Valley College) will meet on Monday, April 8, 2019.

Notice of Emergency Exercise
April 1, 2019

On Wednesday April 17, 2019, at approximately 10:15 a.m., the Rock Valley College Police Department will be conducting an Active Shooter Exercise in the Health Sciences Center (HSC) located on the RVC main campus.

Explore Your Options at RVC’s Spring College Fair
March 26, 2019

Rock Valley College will be hosting its annual Spring College Fair on Friday, April 5, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the RVC Physical Education Center (PEC) located on RVC’s Main Campus (3301 North Mulford Road, Rockford, IL).

Call to Board of Trustees Meeting
March 22, 2019

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

RVC Hosting FAFSA Completion Event
March 21, 2019

Students and parents who need help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) can come to Rock Valley College on Tuesday, April 2, 2019.

RVC to host 35th annual Science Olympiad
March 13, 2019

Rock Valley College will host a Science Olympiad Regional Competition for over 500 middle and high school students on Saturday, March 23, 2019.

Government Purchasing Event to be held at Rock Valley College
March 12, 2019

Join Winnebago County, the City of Rockford, Rock Valley College, SBDC, and CBDC to learn how your small business can access these government opportunities on March 20, 2019.