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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

CHAIRity Art Auction
03/07/17 to 03/23/17
Finger Lakes Regional FIRST Robotics Competition
03/15/17 to 03/18/17

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Two acclaimed virtuosi-clarinetist Maksim Shtrykov and pianist Misuzu Tanaka-will perform at Rochester Institute of Technology's Ingle Auditorium at 8 p.m. March 31 as part of the Performing Artists Concert Series, presented by RIT's College of Liberal Arts. Both Tanaka and Shtrykov attended The Julliard School and perform nationally. The concert will highlight a...

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The sound of the RIT carillon bells will be heard throughout campus for the first time in nearly three years on Friday. In the fall of 2014, the old carillon bell system played for its final time. The system, which was over a decade old and had a life expectancy of approximately...

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