About

The RIT Alumni Association proudly supports nearly 125,000 RIT alumni that live and work around the world. Our dedicated staff and alumni volunteers help manage more than 30 RIT Alumni Association chapters. Our goal is help you connect with each other and RIT through community, sporting and educational events.

As a RIT alumnus/a, you receive many benefits simply by staying connected to the university. Here's just a quick snapshot:

  • Alumni Programs and Events – Be the first to know about upcoming alumni programs or events on campus, or in your area.
  • A Way to Keep in Touch – Being a member helps to keep you connected with classmates, faculty and staff.
  • Job Search or Career Assistance – RIT's Co-op and Careers office is on hand to provide the assistance you need to successfully land your next great career opportunity.
  • Education – Members have access to research tools and firsthand knowledge of exciting, new programs and courses.
  • Discounts – Alumni receive special discounts on things like home, auto or health insurance, travel and entertainment.
  • Give Back – Alumni have many opportunities to give back:
    • Volunteer and help engage with other alumni or students
    • Share your many talents with students and fellow alumni
    • Give to The Fund for RIT each and every year – a gift of any amount can make a HUGE impact

RIT Alumni Association

RIT Alumni Association

Together with the Office of Alumni Relations, the RIT Alumni Association works to promote a close relationship between RIT alumni and the University. Read more ››

Notable Alumni

Notable Alumni

You will find prominent RIT alumni making their mark in a variety of fields including government, science, technology, arts, media, business, engineering and more. Read more ››

Alumni Facts & Figures

Alumni Facts & Figures

With nearly 121,000 alumni all over the world, check out where our alumni are and what they're doing. Read more ››

History of the RIT Mascot

History of the RIT Mascot

In 1955, Harry Watts, head of the RIT News Bureau, met with several RIT lettermen and decided to use the nickname Tigers. Read more ››

What's in a Name?

What

Buildings, roads, and residences on campus are named to honor individuals associated with the history of the University. Read more ››

Office of Alumni Relations

Office of Alumni Relations

The Office of Alumni Relations develops, coordinates and promotes a variety of programs for our alumni to keep them connected and involved with RIT. Read more ››