Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) attracts students from every state and more than 100 countries. RIT hosts more than 2,500 international students on the main Rochester, New York campus. The variety of backgrounds and perspectives represented in the RIT community enriches the living and learning experience for all. As students interact on team-based projects, in campus housing and in day-to-day activities, they become enriched and better prepared for the opportunities and challenges of global interdependence.
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RIT is a place where brilliant minds assemble and collaborate, where they pool together their individual talents across disciplines in service of big ideas and creative solutions. It is a vibrant community teeming with students collaborating with experts and specialists: a hub of innovation and creativity. It is an intersection of disciplines, a launching pad for a brilliant career, and a highly unique state of mind.
It is a perfect environment in which to pursue your passion. Here, the future is envisioned each day. And remade each day after.
Imagine the possibilities.
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International scholarships will be awarded to highly qualified freshman and transfer applicants. All applicants are automatically considered for merit scholarships.
To be considered for a need-based scholarship, you must complete the College Board International Student Financial Aid Application.
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- Complete the need-based College Board Application
Stay connected with our admissions counselors and student ambassadors online. Our diverse blog community offers you a first-hand view of campus life.
Be sure to check out 5 RIT Students, an online student video series. And of course, you can like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.
If you want to see what campus looks like, be sure to check out our virtual tour online.
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