News and Deadlines
RIT Holiday Closure
Reminder that RIT will be closed starting at 2 p.m. on December 24 through January 1. Essential offices will remain open. For any emergencies, please contact Public Safety.
Welcome Home, Tigers Video
Thanks to those who shared the heartwarming videos and photos of your pets welcoming your Tigers home for break! You can see the video created by RIT’s communications team here.
Spring Move-In Information
Move-in dates for students living in RIT Housing is available on the RIT Housing website. Please review carefully as the date your student will move in will depend on whether or not they will have to quarantine upon arrival in New York and if they choose University Coordinated Quarantine or independent quarantine.
- Incoming students who choose University Coordinated Quarantine will move in on January 13, 2021
- Returning students who choose University Coordinated Quarantine will move in on January 17-18, 2021
- Any student that needs to pick up a key who don’t need to quarantine OR completes independent quarantine will move in on January 18, 2021
- Students returning to their fall housing assignment who do not need to quarantine should follow instructions on the RIT Housing website
Information about key pickup and housing assignments is available on the RIT Housing website.
Please be sure to review the New York State COVID-19 Travel Guidelines and note guidelines are subject to change.
RIT Master Plan
The RIT Master Plan is a special scholarship opportunity that covers 55% of graduate tuition at RIT, making earning a master's degree an affordable option. The tuition program extrends to more than 65 qualifying master's degree programs offered on the RIT campus as well as select online master's degrees. This opportunity is available to RIT students who anticipate graduating in December 2020, May 2021, and August 2021 and alumni who graduated in December 2019, May 2020, and August 2020. Learn more on the RIT Master Plan website.