Office of the President

Welcome and thank you for selecting River Valley Community College (RVCC) as your college of choice. We care about you! River Valley Community College is simply a great place to learn and grow. We have great faculty, superb staff and committed community partners in place to assist you in achieving your goals in a dynamic learning environment. 

River Valley Community College is a launching pad for your dreams and continued success. As President, I encourage you to take full advantage of every opportunity to actively engage in learning both inside and outside of the classroom.

Here at RVCC, we strive to change lives and transform society by preparing our students for lifelong learning, careers and citizenship. We offer 18 Associate Degree Programs and 19 Certificate/Diploma Programs, at our main campus in Claremont, our Academic Center in Keene, or online.

Join me, the faculty, staff and community as we strategically shape a new future for River Valley Community College and position it for even greater success by building upon its rich legacy and maintaining its focus on students and excellence. As a River Valley Community College student, you are encouraged to commit to excellence and dream big!

Your Success Is Our Success,
Alicia B. Harvey-Smith, Ph.D.
President