June 1, 2016
9 AM and 7 PM EST

Join us for a live online presentation to learn more about your next steps, connect with current graduate students, review research opportunities, and much more. To join, enter the webinar room 10 minutes before the time of the webinar.

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Congratulations and Welcome to RIT, Accepted Graduate Students!

Become part of RIT’s Graduate Student Community. Imagine the possibilities.


Tuition Deposit
Tuition deposits for new Fall 2016 students are due by May 1, 2016.

Payment of the $300 tuition deposit triggers creation of an RIT student email account, allows new students to apply for on-campus housing, and provides access to a number of RIT resources.

Health & Immunization
If you are intending to enroll at RIT’s main campus in Rochester, NY this Fall and study full-time, you must supply proof of immunizations and health insurance. Visit the Pre-arrival Information page for important information.

Submitting final documents & receiving your admission package
Visit our information page for details on supplying your official final transcripts and/or your financial documents if these are required and you haven’t done so already. You will also find information on receiving your admission package if you haven’t already.

Dates for Fall 2016 Semester:
International student move-in:  August 13, 2016
International student orientation: August 14-15, 2016
Graduate student orientation: August 16, 2016
Fall semester classes begin: August 22, 2016

Take the First Step
You’ve decided you’re looking for the quality, reputation, and responsiveness of a private university. Learn more about taking the next steps to launch your career!

Gold-Plated Careers Each year about 95% of graduate students find employment or continue their educational aspirations! Learn more about salary information from recent graduate students.

Leading Research Discover and explore leading research being conducted right here at RIT.

At A Glance RIT is a place where brilliant minds assemble and collaborate. Check out RIT Fast Facts.

Finest Facilities RIT’s students have unmatched opportunities for hands-on learning, utilizing some of the most sophisticated classroom, laboratory, and studio equipment available anywhere. Learn more about our Facilities.

Discover Rochester was rated sixth overall in the “best places to live” category by Places Rated Almanac and is the 3rd largest city in New York State!
Learn more about Rochester.

RIT is a place where brilliant minds assemble and collaborate.
Where they pool together their individual talents across disciplines in service of big projects and big ideas. A hub of innovation, RIT is home to problem solvers. And also home to problem seekers.

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