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RIT is a different kind of university partner. As one of the top universities in the nation, we are leading the way in …


Research
Applying new knowledge to today’s most pressing issues.


Economic Development
Strengthening economies locally and nationally.


Corporate Solutions
Helping companies solve problems and driving success by pairing needs with an arsenal of resources.


Community Collaborations
Serving humanity across town and across borders.


Cooperative Education
Celebrating a long, successful history of preparing students for careers through real-world work experiences prior to graduation.

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Latest News

  • June 11, 2020

    Jim Swift '88, president and CEO, Cortera.

    RIT Rallies: Finding a financial heartbeat during COVID-19

    As businesses look to reopen and jumpstart the COVID-19 stalled economy, RIT alumnus Jim Swift finds himself a much sought-after adviser. Swift ’88 is president and chief executive officer of Cortera, a national business intelligence company that is providing analytics on an estimated $1.5 trillion annual business-to-business transactions — data that businesses need to determine their future.

  • June 5, 2020

    N3T logo.

    RIT Venture Creations company New 3D Technologies lands U.S. Air Force contract

    Rochester-based company New 3D Technologies (N3T) has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Air Force to build the next generation of glasses-free 3D displays. The technology company, formerly DTI, specializes in autostereoscopic displays, which do not require any special eyewear to see the 3D effect, and is part of RIT’s Venture Creations business incubator.

Corporate Learning Programs

RIT offers a broad variety of programs that can help your organization perform at top levels. Nearly every offering can be customized to solve your most immediate problems or build for the future. Plus your business will gain preferred access to RIT’s world-class faculty while we handle the administrative details, ensuring that your programs run smoothly and provide a high return on investment. RIT is also designated as a U.S. Department of Labor OSHA Training Institute education center.

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Michelle Magee
Senior Associate Director for Employer Engagement
585-475-2301

Cooperative Education and Career Services

Corporate Relations

Barbara Hoerner
Interim Ex Director of Corporation and Foundation Relations
585-475-5498

Foundations Relations

Deborah Stendardi
Vice President for Govt and Community Relations
585-475-5040

Government and Community Relations

Ryne Raffaelle
Vice President for Research
585-475-2055

Industry and Government Sponsored Research