Rochester, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology


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Recent Reviews

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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.

Dymen
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I love it here at the Rochester Institute of Technology. I love the atmosphere here it's a fun place to be. There are tons of...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love it here at the Rochester Institute of Technology. I love the atmosphere here it's a fun place to be. There are tons of clubs to join and events are happening all over the campus all the time. I can only speak for the Computing College, but the professors there are great. (Be prepared for a very skewed gender ration though.) If you are looking for fun you can find a party, or go to a hockey game(Its RIT's bug sport). It gets cold in the winter(It is in NY) and you better love bricks because there are A LOT of them.

Carlos
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I feel as if it is hands down worth the tuition. The campus is extensive, so there can be something for everyone to enjoy. I ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I feel as if it is hands down worth the tuition. The campus is extensive, so there can be something for everyone to enjoy. I enjoy my time even with the academic life being hard at times. It definitely challenges you to work your best and away from your comfort zone, which I believe is great preparation for co-ops and the real working world.

Calvin
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I love RIT so much. It is an extremely inclusive culture and caters to almost everyone. There are tons of people to meet and ...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

I love RIT so much. It is an extremely inclusive culture and caters to almost everyone. There are tons of people to meet and interact with, and there is almost always someone that has common interests with you. There are tons of things to do on campus ranging from volunteer work, extracurricular activities, student government, self study, research opportunities, self driven projects, and even super computers! The community is very caring, and you have an enormous amount of resources available to you. If you need help, there are almost always at least three points of contact that you can get in touch with in order to get the needed assistance. This assistance can be, mental health, academic needs, disabilities, sickness, stress, relationship abuse, substance usage, and so many more! In my opinion, RIT is an amazing school, and everyone should consider it. Don't let money be a problem, because RIT will assist you in your financials if you are struggling!

Bria
What is your overall opinion of this school?

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is an amazing university. It is special because there is something for everyone. The...

What is your overall opinion of this school?

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is an amazing university. It is special because there is something for everyone. There are sports teams with different levels of commitment. There are dance teams and acapella groups. We have over 300 clubs and organizations. The professors care about their students and want them to excel in their courses. There are plenty of resources on-campus from academic to health care. There are always plenty of events to attend on-campus, thanks to our College Activities Board. RIT has everything you need!

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

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