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.

Academic Award

Students Named RIT Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars

Several students were named 2013-2014 Outstanding Undergraduate Scholars during a ceremony April 10 at Rochester Institute of Technology.

3 days ago

Local Residents Receive 2014 Leadership Awards from RIT

Several students received a 2014 Leadership Award from Rochester Institute of Technology during a ceremony April 2.

9 days ago

RIT bowling team heads to intercollegiate championships

The Rochester Institute of Technology men's bowling team will face off against the best bowlers in the nation April 16-18 at the United States Bowling Congress Intercollegiate Team Championships in Reno, Nev.

13 days ago
Community Service

Students volunteer in Atlanta for Alternative Spring Break

During RIT's spring break, March 24-28, several students helped impact the lives of at-risk youth and adults across Atlanta as part of the Alternative Spring Break program with RIT's Leadership Institute and Community Service Center.

15 days ago

Students to Attend RIT

Local residents have enrolled at Rochester Institute of Technology.

15 days ago