RIT Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 14.0% of the student population at RIT. For more information on policies and accommodations that the school provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit RIT Disability Services.
RIT for the Military
While not a "service academy", RIT does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit RIT Veteran Services . For more information, check out our RIT for Veterans Guide.
RIT offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, RIT does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Rochester Institute of Technology
RIT offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Rochester Institute of Technology
RIT has a comparatively large, student body. There were 13,513 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 12,486 (92.4%). Part-time attendance was 1,027 (7.6%).
Rochester Institute of Technology is Ranked #714 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, RIT receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank RIT #714 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Rochester Institute of Technology Competes in the NCAA
RIT has a total of 623 student athletes, 368 men and 255 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$4,815,493|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$4,743,722|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Rochester Institute of Technology Athletics