News

  • October 31, 2022

    two lofted beds in a dorm room.

    Residence halls to undergo major ‘refresh’

    A three-year, multi-million dollar project is about to start on RIT’s 1,800 rooms and nearly 400 bathrooms in 13 residence halls, the first major sprucing up since renovations were done more than 20 years ago.

  • October 18, 2022

    hockey fans cheer and high-five in the stands.

    RIT to host ASL Hockey Night Oct. 28

    The RIT men’s hockey team will face off against AHA rivals Holy Cross for a special ASL Hockey Night event at 7:05 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28, in the Gene Polisseni Center. The first 2,000 people through the doors will receive a commemorative towel.

  • October 6, 2022

    side-by-side images of magician Dustin Tavella and comedian Seth Meyers.

    RIT’s Brick City Weekend offers dozens of activities

    Men’s hockey downtown, fireworks, performing arts, women’s volleyball, family activities, and speaker Seth Meyers are just a few of the events to enjoy at this year’s Brick City Homecoming & Family Weekend, beginning next Friday.

  • October 5, 2022

    graphic reads, a message from the office of international education and global programs and the division of student affairs.

    Message to RIT Community

    At RIT, we join the voices of those fighting against the injustice the world is witnessing in Iran.

  • September 19, 2022

    RIT president David Munson talking into a radio station microphone.

    WITR 'Ask Munson' show kicks off Wednesday

    WITR-FM (89.7) will host RIT President David Munson at 1 p.m. Wednesday, kicking off the “Ask Munson” series that will continue through the academic year.

  • September 9, 2022

    group of 16 students dressed in various forms of drag.

    RIT offerings at this year’s Rochester Fringe Festival

    RIT students, faculty, and staff will contribute music, dance, comedy, poetry, photojournalism, and more during the 11th annual Rochester Fringe Festival, which begins Sept. 13 and continues through Sept. 24 in downtown Rochester.

  • September 7, 2022

    a person wearing military fatigues standing in a grassy area plants with hundreds of small American flags.

    9/11 Remembrance Vigil planned at RIT

    RIT will hold a remembrance vigil Monday morning for those who died in the September 11 terrorist attacks in 2001. The event begins at 8:10 a.m. outside RIT’s Student Alumni Union, next to The Sentinel sculpture, where 2,977 flags will be planted on the grass, honoring each life lost in the attacks.