Veterans

RIT is consistently ranked among the best colleges for veterans (U.S. News & World Report) and is designated a Military Friendly® School for the 2020-2021 Military Friendly® Cycle.

If you are a U.S. Military Service Member or Veteran and you are future focused, RIT is a place where your educational goals can become a reality. Learn more about our programs and events for veterans.

  • Veterans Day Breakfast

    The Veterans Day Breakfast is a longstanding tradition at RIT which is hosted annually to celebrate the veterans within our RIT and Rochester communities.

    Learn More about Veterans Day Breakfast
  • Veterans Upward Bound

    Veterans Upward Bound (VUB) at RIT is open to eligible military service members interested in enrolling in college, certificate programs or trade school. VUB helps veterans navigate the process needed to successfully enroll and then complete their educational goals.

    Learn More about Veterans Upward Bound

For information on the benefit application process at RIT and helpful resources including an overview of Military Chapters and the Yellow Ribbon program please click here.