Rochester Institute of Technology

Acceptance Rate 71.36 %
SAT Average 1,360
2023 Tuition & Fees $54,518
Student Population 16,790
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $24,081

Academic Overview

Rochester Institute of Technology Campus, Rochester, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Rochester, New York. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $54,518 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $54,974.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 16,790 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 71.36% and the graduation rate is 69% last year.
The salary after graduation from Rochester Institute of Technology varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $67,800. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, RIT's tuition & fees is $54,518. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $54,974.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at RIT. The acceptance rate of RIT is 71.36% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 21.44%. The average graduation rate is 69% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $24,081 and 83% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 16,790 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Rochester Institute of Technology is 71.36 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Rochester Institute of Technology is 69 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Rochester Institute of Technology is 88 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Rochester Institute of Technology is 16,790
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Rochester Institute of Technology is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $24,081 at Rochester Institute of Technology.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1 Lomb Memorial Dr, Rochester, NY 14623-5603
Online Applicationwww.rit.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Aidwww.rit.edu/admissions/aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://npc.collegeboard.org/app/rit
Veterans Tuitionwww.rit.edu/admissions/veterans
Disability Servicewww.rit.edu/disabilityservices/

Offered Degrees

RIT offers 199 major programs through online and on-site education where 24 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate21
Associate's Degree181
Bachelor's Degree861
Post Bachelor's Degree165
Master's Degree6514
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship70

Special Learning Opportunities

Rochester Institute of Technology offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,543)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $7,000)

Veterans Benefits

Rochester Institute of Technology has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges