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Working Mission, Vision, and Strategic Dimensions


Rochester Institute of Technology prepares students to thrive as innovators, thinkers, and doers in the shifting careers of a global knowledge economy. Educated at the intersections of technology and the arts, imagination and application, rigor and curiosity, RIT prepares its graduates to be the preferred candidates for a wide variety of far-sighted employers and graduate schools whose requirements include depth, breadth, practical experience, and technological expertise.


Through a dynamic educational model that blends learning, doing, imagining, creating, and partnering within a student-centric culture, we will prepare our students to excel in those careers in which depth, versatility, ingenuity, and collegiality are prized.

Strategic Dimensions

The following 7 dimensions are also the names of the six Task Forces charged with developing goals and strategies within each area.

  • Student Success
  • Global Engagement
  • Research and Graduate Education
  • Curricular Innovation and Creativity
  • Diversity
  • Organizational Agility
  • Alumni Engagement