Rend Lake College Board of Trustees -- July 10, 2018, Meeting Highlights Outgoing Trustee Presentation, Appointment of Acting Secretary The board accepted the resignation of Trustee Eric Black of Mt. Vernon. Black has served on the Rend Lake College Board of... Read More.
Articulation agreement for Criminal Justice receives approval The board approved an articulation agreement with Southern Illinois University Carbondale to allow students to complete an Associate of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice at RLC and transfer to SIUC's Bachelor of Arts Degree in Criminology... Read More.
Two articulation agreements receive approval Two articulation agreements with four-year universities were approved Tuesday. The board approved an agreement allowing students in RLC's Health Information Technology Associate in Applied Science Degree program to transfer to Saint Joseph's College Online Bachelor of Science in... Read More.
Trader seated as new Student Trustee Mackenzie Trader, a sophomore from Scheller, was seated as the new student member of the Board of Trustees following a March election. The Waltonville High School graduate is studying Agriculture Business and Agricultural Production and Management, and... Read More.
Articulation agreement, two MOUs receive approval The board approved an articulation agreement and ratified two memoranda of understanding designed to ease transfer of Allied Health students to three universities. · An articulation agreement with Southern Illinois University Carbondale will allow graduates of Rend... Read More.
Tuition remains flat for coming academic year The board set the in-district tuition rate at $110 per credit hour for the Summer 2018, Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 terms, representing no increase from the current rate. There also was no increase in student... Read More.
PoolPak bid accepted The board accepted the low bid of $198,700 from Rend Lake Plumbing and Heating (Bonnie) to replace the PoolPak unit at the Rend Lake College Aquatics Center, pending approval of the RLC Foundation Board of Directors on Feb. 6, 2018.... Read More.
Griffith joins nursing faculty Denise Griffith was appointed Nursing Instructor effective Jan. 3. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from McKendree University and a Master of Science in Nursing from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. She most recently served as Director of... Read More.
Transfer agreement with U of I Chicago gets green light The board approved a transfer admission guarantee (TAG) agreement between the Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois, specifically U of I Chicago, and Rend Lake College. This agreement allows RLC students... Read More.
Board adopts 2017 tax levy The board adopted the 2017 tax levy (payable 2018). The corporate and special purposes levy went from $3,379,083 in 2016 to $3,547,797 in 2017, an increase of 4.99 percent. The debt service levy went from $2,901,908 in 2016... Read More.