About Rochester Institute of Technology

FOUNDED IN 1829, Rochester Institute of Technology is a privately endowed, coeducational university with nine colleges emphasizing career education and experiential learning.

THE CAMPUS occupies 1,300 acres in suburban Rochester, the third-largest city in New York state. RIT also has international campuses in Eastern Europe and Dubai.

THE RIT STUDENT BODY consists of approximately 15,000 undergraduate and 2,900 graduate students. Enrolled students represent all 50 states and more than 100 countries.

RIT is internationally recognized for academic leadership in business, computing, engineering, imaging science, liberal arts, sustainability, and fine and applied arts. In addition, the university offers unparalleled support services for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.


Kyle Crompton wins coveted SMART Scholarship from Department of Defense

Kyle Crompton, a doctoral student at RIT, was recently awarded a prestigious SMART scholarship from the U.S. Department of Defense. SMART--the Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation "Scholarship for Service" Program--awards scholarships to students pursuing advanced degrees in STEM ...

1 day ago

Students enrolled at NTID

Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf is the nation's first and largest technological college for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.

20 days ago

Students join RIT sports teams

Announcing the 2014-2015 fall sports rosters for men's and women's cross country, men's and women's soccer, men's and women's tennis, women's volleyball and men's and women's hockey.

24 days ago

Students to Attend RIT

New students enroll at Rochester Institute of Technology.

3 months ago
Honors List

Students accepted into Honors Program

Designed around three basic ideals of Leadership, Scholarship and Citizenship, the Honors Program is for students who seek to challenge themselves in exemplary learning experiences.

3 months ago