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Thomas Wheeler, former director of the Federal Communications Commission, told some 2,400 graduating students during Academic Convocation that they are challenged to humanize technology-driven changes. more »
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81-year-old graduates after more than 50 years After more than 50 years, Bob Fitch will finally walk across the graduation stage this May. The 81-year-old will be handed an applied arts and sciences diploma from RIT’s School of Individualized Study.

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City Scholar eyes career in architecture After struggling with classes in her first semester at RIT, Kiasia Singletary got the help she needed and will graduate on time this May. The interior design major plans to pursue a master’s in architecture.

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RIT/NTID students graduate with accolades Several students at NTID were honored with their families and friends at an academic awards ceremony May 11.

Economics grad aiming for a Ph.D.

Research opens doors for business graduate

Grad proud to wear stole representing heritage, hard work

RIT graduates future leaders through ROTC programs

RIT grad returns to West Coast for ‘dream job’

Grad heads home to Afghanistan to inspire women in computing careers

Graduating biotech major found enriching experiences at RIT

First Ph.D. in engineering graduates in May

Love for environment becomes passion for sustainability

RIT/NTID student to join Peace Corps in Africa

Commencement celebrations begin Friday

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Graduation Announcements on MeritPages.com

merit imageLet your friends and neighbors know about your graduation! University News will send a news release announcing your graduation to your hometown newspaper. We will also send you an online story through rit.meritpages.com to share your news with family and friends as well as post on social media sites like Facebook. Questions? Email univnews@rit.edu.

Commencement 2018

Complete commencement information is available on the RIT Commencement site.

Meet the Delegates


Twenty-three graduation delegates will represent RIT’s colleges and degree-granting units during this year’s commencement and convocation ceremonies. more »

Graduation Tweets

Calendar

  • Academic Convocation: 10 a.m. May 11, Gordon Field House
  • College of Health Sciences and Technology ceremony: 1:30 p.m. May 11, Gene Polisseni Center
  • B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences ceremony: 2:30 p.m. May 11, Gordon Field House
  • Golisano Institute for Sustainability ceremony: 3:30 p.m. May 11, Golisano Institute for Sustainability
  • School of Individualized Study ceremony: 4:30 p.m. May 11, Gene Polisseni Center
  • College of Applied Science and Technology ceremony: 6:30 p.m. May 11, Gordon Field House
  • National Technical Institute for the Deaf ceremony: 7 p.m. May 11, Gene Polisseni Center
  • Saunders College of Business ceremony: 8:30 a.m. May 12, Gene Polisseni Center
  • Kate Gleason College of Engineering ceremony: 9 a.m. May 12, Gordon Field House
  • College of Liberal Arts ceremony: Noon May 12, Gene Polisseni Center
  • College of Imaging Arts and Sciences ceremony: 1 p.m. May 12, Gordon Field House
  • College of Science ceremony: 3 p.m. May 12, Gene Polisseni Center

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