Schedule A Personalized Visit

The best way to find out if RIT is the right fit for you is to visit our beautiful modern campus. We invite you to meet with us at any time during the year.

Proceed to the Online Visit Request Form

Planning Your Visit

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Information Sessions are available May through November (and selected weeks in February, March and April) at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. , Monday through Friday.Each session lasts about one hour and we recommend that you follow it with a student-guided campus tour. To schedule an appointment for one of our information sessions please call our office at 585-475-6631 or submit an online request.

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Personal interviews are offered year round Monday through Friday. However, depending on the time of year, interview times may be available only for high school seniors and transfer students. While personal interviews are not required for admission to RIT, we are happy to meet with you on an individual basis. We ask that you schedule an appointment for a personal interview with our online request.

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Campus Tours originate from the Bausch and Lomb Center, BLC, Office of Undergraduate Admissions: An hour long student-guided walking tour of our academic, athletic, and campus life facilities. Schedule a campus tour with our online request.
June - August
September - May
Monday- Friday
10 a.m., 12 p.m. & 2 p.m.
10 a.m., 12 p.m. & 2 p.m.
Saturday *
not available
11 a.m. *
Saturday tours are subject to change due to holidays and campus events. For a complete list of scheduled Saturday tours, please refer to the Saturday Information Session schedule below.

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Residence hall tours originate from Housing Operations in Grace Watson Hall. Separate from the campus tour, this half hour tour includes the residence halls, a dining facility and the residential tunnel system. For more information about RIT Housing Operations, please visit our website at

Housing tours are suspended from January 7 – 11, 2019
Year Round**
Monday- Friday
11:30 a.m. & 3:30 p.m.
Saturday *
not available

Residence Hall tours may not be available during move-in week in late August or early September. Please contact the RIT admissions campus visit coordinator for more information.

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A unique part of your visit to RIT may include an individual meeting with an academic department representative from one or more of our undergraduate programs. The Admissions Office can provide you with contact information at 585-475-6736. These appointments may be limited due to faculty teaching schedules. These meetings are not available during Saturday visits.

Visiting On Saturday

Saturday Information Sessions are offered on dates listed below at 10 a.m. During this group information session, an admissions counselor will cover general RIT information, the admissions process, how to apply for financial aid and more. This is a great opportunity for students taking an initial look at campus. 

These dates and times are subject to change due to holidays and campus events. We ask that you schedule an appointment to verify the times and dates before planning your trip.

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  • January 5, 12, 19, 26
  • February 2, 9, 16, 23
  • March 2, 23
  • April 13, 20

Holiday Schedule

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The Admissions Office will be closed in observance of the following holidays:
  • Holiday Break: December 24-31, 2018
  • Memorial Day: May 27, 2019
  • Independence Day:  July 4, 2019
  • Labor Day: September 2, 2019
  • Thanksgiving: November 28-29, 2019
  • Holiday Break: December 23-31, 2019
  • New Year’s Day: January 1, 2020

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