Rochester, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology


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Recent Reviews

Ariana
What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is good to a point. People do not tend to become involved on campus due to heavy workloads. A lot of people are geeky, whi...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

It is good to a point. People do not tend to become involved on campus due to heavy workloads. A lot of people are geeky, which I do not mind, but is not my thing either. There are more men than women, but men always seem to find away. No one cares about the advancement in curriculum. Such as the design program were we are systematically used to produce client related work, rather than learning about the overall external social impact or audiences. A lot of people here are affluent, so being an underrepresented minority on campus, although there is a handful, is not the greatest. They other you if you do not receive the same benefits as them.

Emily
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love the atmosphere here. Not only is it welcoming, but the teachers and faculty are always around to help out. I really di...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love the atmosphere here. Not only is it welcoming, but the teachers and faculty are always around to help out. I really didn't think I would like it at first, but after being here for three years I have really gotten to know and love the community here.

Morgan
What is your overall opinion of this school?

This is a school that challenges students to work hard to get what they want. Overall, there's nothing that I absolutely hate...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

This is a school that challenges students to work hard to get what they want. Overall, there's nothing that I absolutely hate about this college. I have met tons of people that I love, and there's so many clubs that you'll always find something to do. I would recommend at least looking into RIT.

Youki
What is your overall opinion of this school?

This is a tough, but good school. They deserve a far higher reputation than they currently have. While the classes are tough,...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

This is a tough, but good school. They deserve a far higher reputation than they currently have. While the classes are tough, the people are friendly and I really feel like I’m learning. There are a good variety of activities and clubs, and whether you’re sporty or geeky there’s a place for you. The teachers are always there for you, and you can get in touch with most of them outside of class without much issue. This is an intelligent, challenging, welcoming school!

Emma
What is your overall opinion of this school?

RIT is a great place for people who want a smaller, more compact campus without being at a tiny school in terms of student bo...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

RIT is a great place for people who want a smaller, more compact campus without being at a tiny school in terms of student body. Many students are very involved with campus activities and it's easy to find events or opportunities to try something new or get free stuff. Additionally, most students have academics as a priority.

Vanisha
What is your overall opinion of this school?

The students and teachers involved with RIT are very welcoming. The area surrounding the school seems very empty and uneventf...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

The students and teachers involved with RIT are very welcoming. The area surrounding the school seems very empty and uneventful, but the school itself has a lot of events and activities, so one can always find a group to join. There are many different people who come from various walks of life, so there is a very diverse learning environment. The school is great in terms of education. The teachers really care about their students and want them to learn.

Samantha
What is your overall opinion of this school?

My overall opinion of RIT is that it's a good college with fantastic faculty. The faculty are very professional and are here ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

My overall opinion of RIT is that it's a good college with fantastic faculty. The faculty are very professional and are here to help with anything that is needed. The campus itself is a beautiful campus and has a rich history for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. RIT has one of the most diverse campuses that I have visited and attended.

Where is the best place to get work done on campus?

The best place to get work done on campus is the library. There are four floors and floors three-four are "quiet zones". You are not allowed to bother other people and you are free to do your work without anybody bothering you.

What do you consider the worst thing about your school? Why?

I think the worst thing about my school is the fact that the sense of community among the interpreting students is almost nonexistent. At my first college, I was told that interpreting students should strive to work together, instead I see a lot of competition. I was very disappointed about that when I started to attend.

Toryn
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I was a RIT student for a semester. It was a great school. Unlike other schools, RIT had an amazing disability services, and ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I was a RIT student for a semester. It was a great school. Unlike other schools, RIT had an amazing disability services, and they were able to provide me all accommodations I needed. Unfortunately, RIT didn't have a nursing program after I found out that I want to major in nursing. I always recommend this school to high school students, if they are interested in programs that RIT has. If it has a nursing program, I would definitely stay there.

Eric
What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it. I could not have asked for a better college experience. The people, professors, and the atmosphere are the most we...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it. I could not have asked for a better college experience. The people, professors, and the atmosphere are the most welcoming and helpful of any I have ever seen. I found my brothers in my fraternity, joined a professional organization that will advance my career, and found things I'm passionate about with the help of everyone around me.

Julia
What is your overall opinion of this school?

RIT was a great match for me. it has a fantastic technology/engineering department. As far as sports go- hockey is the big th...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

RIT was a great match for me. it has a fantastic technology/engineering department. As far as sports go- hockey is the big thing. I wasn't really a hockey fan before coming here, I'd prefer to watch football, but the whole campus really gets into the men's and women's teams. The college does a good job of offering social events and getting the work out. There is a lot of available community involvement if you want to participate. The college is big, but it doesn't feel that way when you're there.

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  • Enrollment
  • 13,384
  • Tuition & Fees
  • $38,568
  • Acceptance rate
  • 55%

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