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Virtual Visits

Join us for our virtual events, hosted live online by our counselors. They present on a variety of topics and are available to answer your questions. Learn more about the admissions process, campus community, and the University of Rochester’s unique approach to learning.


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Virtual information sessions

Our general information session is a great way to get an overview of the University of Rochester’s unique approach to learning, the campus community, and the admissions process from one of our admissions staff members. This one-hour session gives you plenty of time to have your questions answered through an online chat feature.

Virtual information sessions are offered on select Mondays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays at various times.

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Rochester Workshop Series

While virtual information sessions are a great way to discover the basics about Rochester, we know that some of you may want to learn more. The Rochester Workshop Series lets you dive deeper into topics related to the Rochester experience specifically.

City of Rochester Virtual Tour
Thursday, May 2

Research Opportunities at Rochester
Tuesday, May 7

Current Student Panel
Thursday, May 9

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College Admissions Workshop Series

Navigating the college search and decision process can be difficult. Our College Admissions Workshop Series lets you learn directly from our admissions staff about important topics related to college admissions. Our staff guide you through each topic and then answer questions you have as you prepare to apply to the University of Rochester or other institutions.

Finding the Right Fit
Thursday, May 16

The College Admissions Essay
Tuesday, May 28

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Virtual interviews

Virtual interviews for transfer applicants are now available. Virtual interviews are conducted online with admissions representatives using video chat software.

Schedule a virtual interview

Region-specific virtual events

We are excited to offer virtual events designed especially for students and families in different regions around the country and the world. These virtual events are led by your regional admissions counselor.

Explore region-specific events

Research Rochester

Join us during one of our upcoming open houses to get the scoop on what makes Rochester unique and to find out what it’s really like to live and learn at Rochester.

Explore Research Rochester

Transfer Visit Day

Thinking about transferring to the University of Rochester? Learn about campus opportunities with other prospective transfer students.

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Virtual Campus Tour

If you can’t make it to campus, there are plenty of ways to learn about Rochester and connect with us online. Read current students’ stories on our official blog, walk around campus from the comfort of your home with our virtual tour, and ask questions and get important updates on social media.

Accommodation statement

The University of Rochester is committed to providing inclusive experiences and equal access to programs and services. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us at In all situations, a good faith effort (up until the time of the event) will be made to provide accommodations.

Want to learn even more?

Check out our online publications, which cover a range of topics, including the admissions process, academics, student life, and Pre-College Programs.

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