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. It attracts students from every state and more than 100 countries. RIT hosts more than 2,500 international students on the main Rochester, New York campus. The variety of backgrounds and perspectives represented in the RIT community enriches the living and learning experience for all. RIT is an internationally recognized leader in preparing students for successful careers in professional and technical fields. At RIT, the students will live and study with more than 2500 international students from 100 countries..
As a major technological university, the university offers academic opportunities that extend far beyond science, engineering, and technology. It offers innovative programs in many emerging career fields that are designed to prepare the students not only for today’s competitive workplace, but for the challenges they can face tomorrow as industries evolve and change.
The University’s Campus occupies 1,300 acres in suburban Rochester, the third largest city in New York state. It also has international locations in Eastern Europe, Dubai, and China . RIT is an active, fascinating place, and a campus visit is the best way to see if it is right for the students.