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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
09/07/17
2017 KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival
09/14/17 to 09/23/17

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Rochester Institute of Technology researchers played a significant role in an international announcement today that has changed the future of astrophysics. The breakthrough discovery of colliding neutron stars marks the first time both gravitational waves and light have been detected from the same cosmic collision. "Multimessenger astronomy," a new way of understanding the...

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Fuijae Lee is a fourth-year industrial design student from South Korea. He came to America when he was 15 as an exchange student and graduated from a high school in Clearwater, Fla. Lee decided to remain in the United States to complete his college degree and found a home at RIT....

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