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The Division of University Studies provides students with high-touch enrichment opportunities through personalization of the RIT experience. The division emphasizes achievement of career and personal goals through challenging curriculum, experiential learning, leadership opportunities, community service and the building of dynamic networks that provide support, counsel, and challenge.



School of Individualized Study

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  • Network
  • Experience



University Exploration

  • Major Exploration
  • Academic and Career Guidance
  • Personalized Advising



Honors Program

  • Enrich
  • Lead
  • Excel

Latest News

  • June 12, 2020

    Accelerated Fall Calendar: Proposed schedule and updates.

    Accelerated Fall Calendar: The Path Forward

    President David Munson and Provost Ellen Granberg are announcing an accelerated fall academic calendar, with the semester beginning Aug. 19, all in-person classes concluding by Nov. 24 and final examinations to be administered online.

  • May 12, 2020

    Darci Lane-Williams, assistant director of Title IX and Clery Compliance.

    Darci Lane-Williams receives 2020 Edwina Award

    Darci Lane-Williams, assistant director of Title IX and Clery Compliance, has received the 2020 Edwina Award for her significant contributions to enhance gender diversity and inclusiveness at RIT. In addition, 10 graduating students were also named as “Legacy Leaders.”

  • April 20, 2020

    Overhead view of open laptop on kitchen table next to mug of coffee, notepad and cell phone.

    RIT announces summer session course offerings in online format

    Registration is open for RIT's first set of summer sessions that will be offered in an online format. The goals are for students to continue making progress toward their degrees, earn additional credit hours to catch up or get ahead, or explore interests outside of their majors.