In order to apply for admission you are required to create an RIT portal account. This account will provide you access to our online application. MyRIT also allows you to track the status of your application credentials, receive your admission decision, and more. If you have applied using the Common Application or a paper application you can also create a myRIT portal account to take advantage of these options.
Need an account?
In order to apply, you will need to complete our multi-step myRIT Account Creation Form.
Having trouble submitting your myRIT Online Application?
Contact our ITS support department
You may apply online using the Common Application. The Common Application is also easy to use and a convenient way to organize your application. You can still participate in the myRIT portal community to learn more about what we offer. Apply using the Common Application.
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RIT welcomes students from more than 100 countries to create a vibrant community teeming with students working together and collaborating with experts in their field of study. RIT's nine colleges offer more than 90 career-oriented undergraduate programs, 83 minors, numerous possibilities for double majors and accelerated bachelor's/master's degree combinations, RIT is a hub for innovation and creativity. As home to the National Technical Institute of the Deaf, RIT is a leader in providing access services for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.
Experiential education is integrated into many programs through cooperative education, internships, and undergraduate research. With over 100 years of commitment to cooperative education and experiential learning, RIT ranks among the most prominent and largest co-op programs in the world with 4,100 students participating and earning over $36 million last year. As you can see, RIT is a perfect environment for talented students to pursue their passion and prepare for promising careers.