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Online Publications


Rochester at a Glance

Majors, minors, how to apply, financial aid, cost of attendance, fast facts, etc.

Your Path to College

A step-by-step guide to getting into college.

Rochester Viewbook

A look at Rochester’s academic philosophy, student and campus life, surrounding city.

International Viewbook

Admissions Handbook

A guide to Rochester’s admissions process.

Fact Sheet 2020-2021


Natural Sciences & Engineering

Areas of study, research and resources, internships, study abroad programs

Social Sciences & Business

Areas of study, research and resources, internships, study abroad programs

Humanities & Arts

Areas of study, research and resources, internships, study abroad programs

Study Abroad

Types of programs, facts and myths, things to consider, how to get started, FAQ

Graduate Studies

Graduate programs, class profile, how to apply, residential and student life, outcomes, City of Rochester

International Baccalaureate & the Rochester Curriculum

Course credits, test-flexible policy, extended essay and research, IB Scholarship, profiles

Combined Degree Programs

Information on Rochester’s Combined Degree Programs (formerly Professional Degree Programs) in engineering, education, medicine, music, and nursing

Student Life

Residential Life at the University of Rochester

Housing options for students on campus

Exploring Rochester: A Driving Tour of Our City

Dining, entertainment, recreation in the city and surrounding areas

First-Generation Students

Campus resources for first-generation Rochester students and their families

Office of Minority Student Affairs (OMSA)

Academic home of all historically underrepresented minority students promoting advocacy, holistic advising, education, and collaboration

HUE Handbook

Information and resources for underrepresented ethnicities

LGBTQ at the University of Rochester

Academic offerings, student organizations, events and programs, resources

Trans at Rochester

A handbook for transgender people navigating social, administrative, and medical gender transition at the University of Rochester

Hillel at the University of Rochester

Educational, social, religious, and charitable programs and activities throughout the semester

Veterans Resources

Contact information for entering and current veteran students, on- and off-campus resources


Credit, non-credit, intensive, and abroad courses for high school students

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