Student Connect Peer Mentors


Peer Mentoring at RVC

Peer Mentoring at RVC


Posted on Aug 15, 2017

The Getting Started Center (GSC) at Rock Valley College is here to support you during your time at RVC. In addition to the New Student Welcome event that the GSC hosts at the beginning of every semester, we can also provide a helping hand through our Peer Mentor program.

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Top 10 Things We Wish We Knew

Top 10 Things We Wish We Knew


Posted on Mar 30, 2017

We know it can be an overwhelming experience learning about a new environment. Rock Valley College is a great place to start or continue your education, but the transition into college life can be daunting. And while RVC has many departments and programs designed to help you succeed, it can be difficult to find the answers to all of your questions. That’s where we, the Getting Started Center Peer Mentors, come in.

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The Politics of Higher Learning

The Politics of Higher Learning


Posted on Mar 10, 2017

By Jef Grebener, Student Connect Peer Mentor

So, here we are with a couple weeks behind us in this new semester. By this point in the semester we should have a feel for how instructors lead classes, their expectations of students, and the policies they have regarding attendance and assignments.

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