Why RIT?

Organizations ranging from Fortune 500 industry leaders to start-up firms recruit co-op students and graduates from RIT. Our office provides individualized assistance to make your recruiting efforts at RIT a success. More details can be found in our Recruiter's Guide. We look forward to partnering with you!

RIT Points of Pride

  • RIT ranks as one of the top universities in the nation according to the Princeton Review.
  • In U.S. News & World Report rankings, RIT remained in the Top 10 universities for North region, #2 in academic reputation. 
  • RIT is the third largest producer of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics undergraduate degree recipients among all U.S. private universities.

Career Fair and Event Registration

Register here for any of our office-sponsored career fairs and events. These events are your opportunity as an employer to interact directly with students and alumni.

International Opportunities Fair | September 2014

Accounting Career Fair | September 2014

Fall 2014 Career Fair (all majors) | October 1, 2014. Interview Day October 2

Packaging Science Fair | February, 2015

Creative Industry Day & Portfolio Reviews | Spring 2015

Hospitality and Service Management Fair | Spring 2015

 

Upcoming Events & News

Semesters in 2013 RIT converted from the quarter system to the semester system in the fall of 2013. Wondering how this effected co-op? Visit our Co-op Semester Conversion FAQs and Co-op Schedule Under Semester System for information.

LinkedIn logo RIT Career Services has a LinkedIn Group. Connect with staff, students, experienced alumni and other companies active with RIT!

We’re on Pinterest! Our office has joined the growing social media trend Pinterest, a virtual display board on which we share photos, videos, graphics and articles of interest to RIT students and alumni.  One of our boards highlights our key recruiting partners, and we’d like to include you!  If you’d like to advertise your company on our Pinterest site, please email Kris Stehler at kwsoce@rit.edu

Key Dates

RIT Academic Calendar

Academic Terms 2014-2015

Fall Semester        Aug 25 - Dec 18, 2014
Intersession          Jan 5 - Jan 23, 2015
Spring Semester    Jan 26 - May 21, 2015
Summer Session    June 1 - Aug 14, 2015

Dates reflect first day of classes and last day of exams.

Recommended Co-op Work Schedule

Fall Semester       Aug 25 - Dec 19, 2014
Intercession         Jan 5 - Jan 23, 2015
Spring Semester   Jan 26 - May 22, 2015
Summer Session   May 26 - Aug 21, 2015

On-Campus Recruiting

On-campus recruiting is available when classes are in session. Call our office with questions or for special arrangements.