Industrial and Systems Engineering - Student Resources


The industrial and systems engineering department views academic advising as an essential component of the undergraduate experience. Students are assigned a faculty advisor and a professional staff advisor to assist with academic, social, and professional needs.

Conduct and Honesty

Please refer to RIT’s Policy on Student Academic Integrity Process for information on the conduct and honesty policies.

Tutoring and Mentoring

Department tutoring and peer mentoring services are available year-round. Academic advisors can guide and refer their students to various resources and services for academic support. Tutors are available for every area of study.

Tutoring at RIT

Industrial and Systems Engineering Tutoring and Mentoring

The department of Industrial and Systems Engineering will offer tutoring for most undergraduate courses related to the industrial engineering curriculum. Contact Tabitha Vick, Academic Advisor, for more information.

Other resources include:

  • The Academic Support Center - A good place to start to find most of your tutoring needs.
  • Student Learning, Support and Assessment - This site is your virtual guide to navigate student learning support services at RIT. Whether you are a student, parent, advisor, faculty member or other interested person, this site is designed to help you sort through the various programs and services offered at RIT to support students as they move toward graduation.

Student Organizations

Engineers for a Sustainable World is a non-profit network of students, university faculty, and professionals with the common goal of achieving a more sustainable world for current and future generations.

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The Institute of Industrial Engineers is an international society for professionals and academics to further the industrial engineering profession. The RIT student chapter hosts numerous events each year, including tours of local businesses, panel discussions featuring program alumni working in area businesses, and networking opportunities with engineers through the local professional chapter.

This national engineering honor society was founded to honor students with distinguished scholarship and exemplary character as undergraduates in the field of engineering, or by their attainments as alumni in the field of engineering, and to foster a spirit of liberal culture in the engineering college. Election to Tau Beta Pi is one of the highest honors that can come to an engineering student from his or her peers. 

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Advisory Board

The Industrial and Systems Engineering Advisory Board is comprised of successful engineers who work at various businesses throughout the United States. Together they review the industrial engineering curriculum at all levels to ensure that our programs remain up-to-date and respond to industry changes. The committee has annual meetings at the end of the academic year. Learn more about the professionals that comprise our advisory board.

Industrial and Systems Engineering Academy

The Industrial and Systems Engineering Academy was established to recognize individuals who have made an impact on the field of industrial engineering and who have contributed to the success of the department and its students. Read more about our inductees and the criteria for induction.