• A collage of images from around the R I T campus featuring graduate students and their research

    The Office of Graduate Education at RIT makes resources available to graduate students to foster ingenuity in research, rigor in academics, and ultimate success in their programs of study as well as in their creative and entrepreneurial endeavors.


Peter LoVerso accepting his award
October 19

Graduate Alumni Awards Ceremony

2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Crossroads River Room
Graduate students at the graduate education week and showcase
November 12 - 16

2018 Graduate Education Week & Showcase

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Louise Slaughter Hall and Golisano Institute of Sustainability
two people networking
November 12

Graduate Education Week Networking Reception

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
University Gallery

Graduate Student Research and Creativity Reimbursement Program

piggy bank

Have you funded your own creative project, entrepreneurial endeavor, or conference travel to present your research?

See how you can apply for reimbursement


  • “Having the privilege to be part of the Graduate Enrollment Taskforce (GET) allowed me to provide the student’s a point of view on the matters regarding to what objectives and goals we understand the university should pursue. ”

    Javier A. Albert Guzman

    Master in Finance

    Javier A. Albert Guzman
  • “The RIT Office of Graduate Education has been a source of consistent support for my research and my doctoral program. ”

    Kevin C. Cooke

    Ph.D. Candidate, Astrophysical Sciences and Technology
    GSAC Chair

    Kevin C. Cooke
  • “My RIT experience would have been incomplete had it not been for the RIT Office of Graduate Education. ”

    Preethi Vaidyanathan

    PhD Candidate, Imaging Science
    Eyegaze Researcher and Developer, LC Technologies

    Preethi Vaidyanathan
  • “This kind of a positive environment is very useful to graduate students who often might not really know who they could approach in case of trouble. ”

    Sanjay Varma Rudraraju

    Graduate Senator

    Sanjay Varma Rudraraju
  • “I cannot speak highly enough of the positive influence a mixed grad-undergrad environment has on my personal and professional development. ”

    Katia Hudspeth

    Undergraduate student
    Past Tiger Tales Toastmasters President

    Katia Hudspeth
  • “Every year RIT enrolls over 3500 international students, many of them come to study in one of RIT’s outstanding graduate programs. ”

    Dr. Jim Myers, PhD

    Associate Provost: International Education and Global Programs

    Dr. Jim Myers, PhD
  • “The MS in Computer Science is the largest graduate program at RIT. The program attracts students from all over the world and it is well recognized in industry and academia for a long time. ”

    Dr. Hans-Peter Bischof, PhD

    Professor and Director of Graduate Programs
    Department of Computer Science

    Dr. Hans-Peter Bischof, PhD

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