Your education, your way
Students at Rochester forge their own path. Whether it’s through research opportunities, our flexible curriculum, or rich campus culture, there’s plenty of ways to take your education to the next level.
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First-generation students find mentors, resources, and niches at Rochester
About 20 percent of Rochester’s undergraduate student body are the first in their family to make the higher education leap.Check out their stories
Keeping a Rochester education affordable
in the nation as a 2023 Best Value School (U.S. News & World Report)
of undergraduates receive financial aid
in scholarships and grants awarded annually
of students graduated in 2022 with no loan debt
Students drive discoveries, every day
At Rochester, there’s tons of opportunities for students to get involved in research—even at the undergraduate level.
Recently, a group of students developed a 3D-bioprinting system to help replicate chemicals found in plants. “Projects like these usually take years for PhD or grad students to develop, and the fact that we’re undergrads doing this... that’s a pretty big undertaking,” said Allie Tay ’25.Hear more from the students on the project team