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Rochester equips you to continually improve yourself, those around you, and the world.

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Your education, your way

With unparalleled flexibility, the Rochester Curriculum fits your personal needs, strengths, and preferences. But you can count on us to push you to think, imagine, and go beyond your academic comfort zone.

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Top-tier research

Research is a never-ending pursuit—for the solution, the cure, the truth, the new. The difference between Rochester and other R1 institutions? Our undergraduate students partner with us as fellow researchers while building their academic portfolios.

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Rochester operates as both a home base and launchpad for your discovery and growth. Our students and faculty come from around the world, so diverse perspectives characterize all aspects of life here.

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Ever better perspectives, careers, lives, and futures

Better begins with you at Rochester.

Rochester is a way of thinking and working that changes the world. We seek and embrace the doers and disrupters, the artists and activists, the inventors and innovators to join our community of leaders.

The University is committed to fostering, cultivating, and preserving a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, a central tenet of our institutional vision and values. This commitment extends to policies and practices for admissions, recruitment, and employment in accordance with the principles of equal opportunity and Affirmative Action and in compliance with applicable law.

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