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Office of RIT Government and Community Relations serves as the University’s liaison with Federal, State and local government entities as well as community groups and organizations. We are responsible for coordinating RIT’s participation in community events, and manage special events that take place on the RIT campus.

Our mission is to implement a comprehensive program of government relations, community relations and special events to develop and maintain positive and effective relationships between the Institute and all levels of government and the community at large. These relationships result in funding and other types of support, and strengthen RIT’s visibility and image in the community.

Upcoming Events

30th Annual United Way Golf Tournament
2018 KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival
09/12/18 to 09/22/18

RIT News Feed

Rochester Institute of Technology will be well represented at the 2018 Greater Rochester Excellence and Achievement in Technology Awards, presented by Digital Rochester Inc. The awards are Sept. 26 at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center. The annual awards recognize individuals and organizations from the Rochester area who are making contributions to...

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Rochester Institute of Technology's Upward Bound Classic program wrapped up its first year with a residential summer program that provided Rochester-area high schoolers a taste of college. Thirteen students participating in the program lived on RIT's campus for five weeks, completing academic workshops in subjects like English and biology, sitting in...

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