News and Deadlines
Seeking Parent Feedback
The Parent and Family Programs office needs your input as we assess our services and plan for future communications and programming for families of RIT students. Please take a moment to respond to our 2019 RIT Parent Survey. Your responses will help us better understand how you use family resources to support your student. The survey will close on March 1.
Orientation Leader Positions
New Student Orientation is currently recruiting student leaders to serve as Orientation Leaders for next year's incoming class. Orientation Leaders (OLs) provide leadership and are a positive role model for new students and aid in their transition to RIT. Interested students can attend the following information sessions:
- Wednesday, February 20; 1:30-2:30 p.m. Student Alumni Union 1829 Room
- Thursday, February 21; 1-2 p.m. Campus Center Reading Room
- Friday, February 22; 5-6 p.m. Hale-Andrews Student Life Center 1325*
- Sunday, February 24; 6-7 p.m. Nathaniel Rochester Hall 1250*
- Monday, February 25; 4:30-5:30 p.m. Campus Center Reading Room
Applications are due by Thursday, February 28. For more information, students can contact New Student Orientation staff at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alumni Legacy Endowed Scholarship
Established by Alumni Association leadership in 2002, the RIT Alumni Legacy Endowed Scholarship provides academic scholarships annually to the children or grandchildren of alumni who are enrolled at RIT (incoming and returning). Applicants must demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, and leadership ability. Information about this scholarship opportunity and the online application form can be found on the Alumni Association website. The deadline for completed applications is March 4.
Buy a Brick
With the Buy a Brick program, you can commemorate your student’s time at RIT with a custom-engraved brick on Philanthropy Way while also supporting the Fund for RIT. Dedicating a brick to your graduating Tiger is a great way to celebrate their RIT accomplishments. The deadline to order bricks for installation by Commencement 2019 is March 15. Visit the Buy a Brick website for more information and to place an order.
Imagine RIT Save-the-Date
Imagine RIT 2019 is on Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Visit the Imagine RIT website to learn more about this RIT tradition and make your plans.