Parents

At RIT, we understand the significant role you play in your student’s life, including guidance on education options. Family support and engagement are essential factors for helping students achieve their academic and career goals. Parents are our partners and valued members of the RIT community.

   

College and Careers

RIT’s Distinctive Career Exploration Weekend for High School Seniors

July 19-20 or August 2-3, 2019

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Campus Tour

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Visit Rochester

Key Facts

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4th

Oldest and One of the Largest Cooperative Education Programs in the World

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3,500

Students from Diverse Racial and Ethnic Backgrounds

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3rd

Largest Producer of Undergraduate STEM Degrees Among U.S. Private Universities

Accessibility

1,100

Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students

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13

Pulitzer Prize-winning Alumni

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300+

Clubs and Student Organizations

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24

NCAA Varsity Sports

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Top 100

National Research University

An Affordable Cost

RIT offers a comprehensive financial aid program consisting of merit-based scholarships and a full range of need-based grants, loans, and campus employment programs. More than 77 percent of full-time undergraduate students at RIT received more than $320 million in financial aid this past year. Many students and families also take advantage of our monthly payment plan, tuition prepayment plan, and opportunities for students to earn salaries through cooperative education.

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