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Office of RIT Government and Community Relations serves as the University’s liaison with Federal, State and local government entities as well as community groups and organizations. We are responsible for coordinating RIT’s participation in community events, and manage special events that take place on the RIT campus.

Our mission is to implement a comprehensive program of government relations, community relations and special events to develop and maintain positive and effective relationships between the Institute and all levels of government and the community at large. These relationships result in funding and other types of support, and strengthen RIT’s visibility and image in the community.

Upcoming Events

30th Annual United Way Golf Tournament
2018 KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival
09/12/18 to 09/22/18

RIT News Feed

RIT Esports is moving up a level, joining a national collegiate league commissioned by the Electronic Gaming Federation and moving into a new space the university is designating for esports competitions. The esports industry is continuing to grow worldwide, with more than 300 million people engaging in electronic sports video games from...

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Rochester Institute of Technology has been recognized for having some of the best online programs in the nation. The 2019 U.S. News & World Report Best Online Programs rankings, released today, featured RIT on its lists for business, computing, engineering and undergraduate online education. RIT ranked: 26th in the nation for "Best Online MBA Programs,"...

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