Alumni Admissions

Overview

Recruit the Best for RIT by Volunteering as an Alumni Admissions Officer

You can assist the Office of Admissions with its efforts to attract qualified students to attend RIT. By representing RIT at area college fairs or participating in Admissions receptions in your area, you can play an important role in helping prospective students learn more about RIT.

To see volunteer opportunities in your area or to support a student’s application to RIT, please contact:

Mariah McLane Giardino and Devin Lamb ‘12
Alumni Admissions Volunteer Program
Office of Undergraduate Admissions

Waive an application fee

This benefit allows alumni to waive one prospective student's $65 application fee per year. Please allow 3-5 business days for processing of the Alumni Fee Waiver.

Request a $65 Alumni Application Fee Voucher

Expectations of Volunteers

  • Stay up to date on what's going on at RIT (this will aid you in answering students' questions).
  • If you don't know an answer to a student's question, call the Office of Admissions at 585-475-6631 and ask the Alumni Admissions Volunteer Coordinator or an admissions counselor for assistance.
  • Attend Alumni Admissions Volunteer Program meetings or training sessions online when possible.
  • Respond promptly to the Volunteer Coordinator's requests for student contact.
  • Send the appropriate paperwork back to the Volunteer Coordinator within 72 hours after contacting a student
  • Inform the Coordinator of changes in your contact information or volunteer status.
  • Endorse RIT in all appropriate situations
  • Have fun meeting prospective students and their families!