Information Sessions, Campus Tours Slated in August at RVCC

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
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Learn about all Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) has to offer and how to enroll for the Fall Semester by attending an Information Session in August at the College’s Branchburg campus. Fall Semester classes begin September 6.

General information sessions and campus tours are scheduled for Thursday, August 10, 10-11 a.m. (Conference Center, Room 101); Tuesday, August 22, 10-11 a.m. (Conference Center, Room 101); and Thursday, August 24, 4-6 p.m., Atrium (lower level, College Center).

During the sessions, RVCC Admissions specialists will provide information about:
•    Enrolling in classes for the Fall Semester

•    Programs designed to help students transfer to top colleges and universities in New Jersey, across the country, and even abroad

•    Career training programs, designed in partnership with local industry, that can be completed in a year or less

•    The admissions process

•    Paying for college, including financial aid opportunities

A special Information Session for Adults who are considering returning to college or who have never attended college will be held Tuesday, August 8, from 5:30-6:30 p.m., in the Conference Center, Room 101. Aside from general admissions information, the session will focus on transferring college credits, earning credits for life experience, and making a successful transition back to school after being away from the classroom for years.

In addition, students who are interested in career-oriented programs designed to lead directly to employment are invited to attend a Workforce Open House, Thursday, August 17, from 5-6:30 p.m., in RVCC’s new state-of-the-art Workforce Training Center. Learn more about RVCC’s programs in such areas as Cosmetology/Esthetics (skincare), HVAC, Advanced Manufacturing, Automotive Technology and Commercial Energy Management.

To register for an information session or the Workforce Open House, visit For additional information, contact the Admissions Department at 908-526-1200 or

Raritan Valley Community College’s main campus is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg, NJ. Serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 50 years, RVCC is an educational and cultural center that is nationally recognized for its innovative programming, service to the community and environmental leadership. The College offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates, as well as career training, professional development, and adult and youth personal enrichment courses. The College also has a performing arts center and planetarium.

RVCC is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community’s businesses, and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit


July 18, 2017

Media contact: Donna Stolzer, 908-526-1200, ext. 8383

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