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Recent News Releases

Here you will find the most recent news releases. You can also check out the monthly archives or search below.


Success Week August 27-29
  STUDENT SUCCESS WEEK...
Fall SaukFest! August 29
  Kick off your Spring Semester at SaukFest...
Reptiles of the World August 15
  Traveling World of Reptiles...
Caricaturist Kevin Berg August 13
  Sauk Student, What do you look like as a caricature? ...
SVCC Named Great College to Work for by the Chronicle of Higher Education
  This is the first year SVCC has participated in The Chronicle Great Colleges to Work For® program survey conducted in partnership with ModernThink LLC. Sauk was awarded excellence in four categories for 2-year colleges with attendance of 500-2,999:...
Healthcare Careers Programs Overview-August 30
  Sauk Valley Community College presents a free overview to prospective and current students interested in careers is healthcare Thursday, August 30, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m., SVCC Room 1K4....
Community Education Catalogs are Out!
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YOU can make Sauk even Better!
  Recently, comprehensive surveys were mailed out to all homes and businesses in the Sauk Valley Community College district. We need your help to make Sauk better. Tell us how SVCC is doing, what we’re doing right, ways we can improve, and how we can be more responsive....
New Hours August 1-12
  SPECIAL HOURS-August 1-August 12...
Skyhawk Girls Volleyball Camp August 1-3
  Skyhawk Jr. High Girls August Volleyball Camp...
Cubs vs. Sox Trip Sign Up
  Windy City Showdown! Cubs vs. White Sox...
1st Fall Tuition Deadline
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SVCC Totally Tobacco Free
  SVCC is Tobacco-Free Campus...
SVCC Safety Report
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Mystic Blue Chicago Cruise-August 16
  Step aboard the Mystic Blue Lunch Cruise for a relaxing experience that includes a mouthwatering lunch buffet and a feast for the eyes and ears with some of the best views of the Chicago skyline and on board entertainment....
Campus Safety & Emergency Information
  Campus Safety ...
Register Today for Summer College for Kids
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SVCC Closed Memorial Day
  Remembering the Sacrifices...
Summer Blood Drive June 5
  The Student Government Association and ABC AmeriCorps of SVCC will host the Summer Sauk American Red Cross blood drive in the SVCC Dillon Mall on Tuesday, June 5 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m....
Sauk Summer Hours End August 3
  Sauk Summer Hours ...
Commencement May 11
  2018 Commencement Ceremony and 50th Health Careers Pinning...
Spring Concert Band April 29
  The Department of Music at Sauk Valley Community College presents a Celebration of Spring and 100 years of Concert Band, including the music of Leonard Bernstein. The SVCC Concert Band will perform Sunday, April 29 at Centennial Auditorium in Sterling, IL starting at 6 p.m. Admission is free....
SVCC AmeriCorps Hiring for Fall
  SVCC AmeriCorps Taking Applications for Fall 2018...
"The Lesson" April 27-29
  The SVCC Theatre Department, under the direction of Monique Elmendorf, presents an intriguing look at a classic French work from the 1950’s, The Lesson by Eugene Ionesco....
Student Art Exhibit & Fine Arts Performances April 11
  Sauk Valley Community College invites the public to the 2018 Student Art Exhibit Reception and Fine Arts Performance Hour on Wednesday, April 11 in the Sauk Art Gallery and Jerry Mathis Theatre....
Jobs Fair April 18-Open to the Public
  Open to the public, SVCC will hold their annual Careers/Jobs Fair on Wednesday, April 18, 11-3 p.m. in the SVCC West Mall....
Reception with the Artist March 29
  Join us March 29 for a special reception with visiting artist, Heather Brammeier. Don’t miss your last chance to see this stunning work in the Sauk Art Gallery and meet with the artist....
Dance Party with DJ AY April 5
  Dance Party with DJ AY from “The Battery Tour”...
34th Annual Child Fair April 21
  SVCC to Host 34th Annual Child Fair on April 21...
Leadership Boot Camp April 11 and 12
  Sauk Valley Community College offers an Emerging Leadership Boot Camp workshop for business professionals April 11 and 12, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., SVCC Room 1H16....
Open Mic Night April 6
  The SVCC Creative Writing class presents Open Mic Night on Friday, April 6 at Flip Side Coffee and Espresso Bar in Rock Falls, from 7-9:00 p.m....
Cap and Gown Deadline March 30
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Friends of the Prairie Speaker Series March & April
  Monarchs of the PrairieThursday, March 156:30-8:00 p.m. Room 1K4FreeMonarchs of the Prairie includes an informative presentation and discussion with University of Illinois Extension educator, Peggy Doty. Doty shares how science and magic met in her own backyard and her attempts to make a difference ...
From SVCC to Harvard March 19
  SVCC Alumnus and Harvard Graduate Roberto Carmona to speak March 19...
Sauk Login Change starting March 5
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FAFSA Deadline February 28
  File Your FAFSA...
Galena Winery Tour April 7
  Galena Cellars Winery & Vineyard Tour...
Field Museum March 28
  SVCC Community Education Trips Offers The Field Museum...
Fall Sauk Scholarship Deadline April 2
  The Sauk Valley College Foundation announces the Fall Scholarship Kick-Off. Scholarship awards are applied to the Fall 2018 semester. Applications must be fully completed and submitted by 4:30 p.m., Monday, April 2....
Skyhawk Talent Show March 21
  Calling all Skyhawks! Student Activities and SGA are sponsoring a student talent show and we want YOU to show off your special skills....
Vital Tutor Training this March
  Training sessions are March 5, 12, 19, and 26 from 4-7:00 p.m. in SVCC’s new Adult Education Department, room 1J1. ...
High School Senior Jump Start
  Now's your chance to get a Jump Start at SVCC...
School Representatives on Campus February 20
  Find out about Private Illinois Colleges and Universities!...
Sophomore & Staff Appreciation February 13
  Join Us for Sophomore & Banner Basketball Night...
WiFM Diversity Workshop February 21
  “WiFM (What’s in it for me): An Exploration of ism’s—classism, racism, sexism, homophobia, ableism…”by Jodi L. Merriday, Ph. D....
Nursing & Rad Tech Fall Application Deadline March 1
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Success Week 19-22
  Success Week February 19 - 22...
Invisible Disabilities February 12
  Invisible Disabilities February 12...
Winter Blood Drive February 19
  Winter Blood Drive at Sauk Valley Community College...
American Mathematics Competition
  SVCC to Host the 69th Annual American Mathematics Competition...