2017: The Year Ahead

Featured events in the coming year

The 35th anniversary of Expressions of King’s Legacy, the 10th anniversary of the Imagine Festival, and the announcement of a new president… 2017 is on tap to become a signature year for RIT.

Listed below is just a sampling of events scheduled for 2017. For a more in depth look at the year ahead, including academic and social events, visit the events calendar and the academic calendar.

RIT students surround President Bill Destler and his wife, Dr. Rebecca Johnson, at the RIT Tiger on the Quarter Mile.

January

February

  • Feb. 8 – Graduation Fair. It’s 100 days until graduation! The fair is the one-stop shop for commencement information.
  • Feb. 16-19 – FreezeFest, eighth annual winter celebration featuring comedian T.J. Miller

March

April

May

June

July

August

  • Aug. 4-5 – College and Careers, a two-day career conference for prospective students to explore career options through interactive academic sessions.
  • Aug. 22-27 – New Student Orientation
  • Aug. 28 – Classes begin

September

October

November

December