About Henrietta, NY and the Rochester Region
Rochester Institute of Technology is located on 1,300 acres in Henrietta, NY, a safe suburb located six miles from the city of Rochester. Rochester is the third largest metro area in New York State. The area is easy to get to and even easier to get around. Here you will find a dynamic culinary scene, festivals, shopping, attractions, museum and cultural activities, and more.
Rochester is the gateway to the Finger Lakes, is located on the southern shore of Lake Ontario, and is about an hour and a half from Niagara Falls. These lakes offer activities such as boating, kayaking, hiking, wine tasting, and much more. Major metropolitan cities, including New York, Toronto, and Boston are accessible by car, bus, or plane and offer opportunities for travel and work. Learn more about the Rochester area >