The RVCC Alumni Association provide services and benefits that enrich the lives of RVCC alumni, builds lasting ties between alumni and the college, and fosters support among alumni for the work of the college, now and in the future.
The Raritan Valley Community College Alumni Association is dedicated to serving alumni and friends of the college. The mission of the RVCC Alumni Association to provide opportunities for alumni to stay connected through communications, programs, and services that foster a lifetime relationship with the college.
Who is eligible?
The alumni association is open to anyone who:
completed a degree program at RVCC
received a credit-bearing certificate of proficiency
earned 30 or more credits from RVCC
What are the benefits of joining the RVCC Alumni Association?
There are many benefits associated with joining the RVCC Alumni Association, but the most beneficial part is the rewarding experience of maintaining your connection with RVCC and expanding your personal and professional networks. Other benefits include:
Free membership card to take advantage of off campus discounts
Career Services Office - assists alumni with career counseling, resume writing, interview preparation, and job search strategies and resources, all free of charge
The Theatre at RVCC - four tickets per show with a 50% discount.
The Planetarium - $1.00 off each ticket up to 4 tickets; 10% discount at the Planetarium gift shop
Evelyn Field Library - includes borrowing privileges of books; access to computers, internet and on-campus use of databases
Optical Clinic - offers 500 top quality frames and marketplace lenses for at least a 65% discount. Family members are also eligible
Free use of the pool
Invitations and discounts to special events, reunions, lectures, and much more
How do I become a member?
Click here to fill out your Alumni Profile and receive your alumni membership card, monthly e-newsletters and communications from RVCC!
Pay It Forward
Now is a great time to give back to RVCC. Support from alumni has a direct impact on the lives of current students: making college more affordable, enhancing the facilities they use, and supporting the student clubs, organizations and athletic teams that enhance the quality of life on campus. No matter what amount you give, you are investing in the future of RVCC and the future of RVCC students for generations to come!
Perhaps you’d like to volunteer at Foundation events, or speak to a club or class, or mentor a current RVCC student, or participate on a panel. Contact Sarah Lott at 908-526-1200 x 8411 to learn how you can get involved.
Check back soon for news about the 2016 RVCC Alumni Homecoming!
Distinguished Alumni Award
The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes living alumni for their exceptional achievements in the following areas: professional successes; civic contributions within their local community, state or nation; academic accomplishments, service to RVCC, and/or personal triumphs. Nominees must have received a degree or certificate at RVCC and must be able to attend the Awards Dinner to accept the award. Click here to nominate an RVCC alumnus who deserves recognition for his or her extraordinary accomplishments!
The Raritan Valley Community College Alumni Association awarded Theresa Richardson, RVCC Class of 1994, with the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award. Richardson, who grew up in Bound Brook, is a partner at the accounting firm of WithumSmith+Brown, PC in their Morristown office, and has over 17 years of accounting experience. She is a certified public accountant in both New Jersey and New York and is licensed to practice as a public school accountant in New Jersey. In her community, Theresa serves on the Rider University Accounting Advisory Council. She is also a member of the Finance Committee of St. Mary's Church. She resides in Green Brook with her husband Matthew and children Joseph, Jacob and Cristina.
We want to hear from you. New jobs, degrees, honors and awards are things to celebrate. Tell us your RVCC Success Stories and you may be featured on our website or alumni e-newsletters. To share news, complete the alumni profile.