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Schedule Now Available
This year’s Meliora Weekend schedule—filled with lectures, performances, reunion events, homecoming, family activities, and more—is now available online. Featured guests include Robin Roberts, co-anchor of ABC’s Good Morning America; Pulitzer Prize–winning columnist Peggy Noonan; 22-time Grammy Award winner Chick Corea with the Corea/Gadd Band; and noted legal journalist Jeffrey Toobin. Registration for Meliora Weekend opens in late July.
Rochesters students come from all 50 US states and more than 100 foreign countries.
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If you can't find a major that speaks to you, Rochester lets you create your own major.
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Last year over 115 students participated in Study Abroad. Students in all majors can spend a semester, summer or sometimes a year abroad without falling behind in their studies.
Visit Study Abroad to find a program that will work for you!
Through innovative research and dedication to professional excellence, our award-winning faculty is the foundation of our university, and our students’ successes.
Are involved in undergraduate research. Students can assist a faculty member on an existing research project or working on a project based on their own ideas.
People do their best when doing what they love. At Rochester, you build your own curriculum with your own unique strengths and interests. There are no required subjects. You study only what you’re passionate about, choosing a major in one of the three divisions of learning and taking thematic three-course clusters in other areas.