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For Life Ever Better

Rochester is a way of thinking. A lifelong thirst for knowledge.

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Your involvement helps strengthen the University. Be a part of our momentum.

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Why Philanthropy and Engagement?

Our future will be fueled by a steady commitment to philanthropy and engagement.

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University of Rochester to Receive Congressional Collection
of the Honorable Louise M. Slaughter

The family of Louise and Bob Slaughter has recently agreed to donate the Honorable Louise M. Slaughter’s official Congressional papers to the University of Rochester. The River Campus Libraries’ Department of Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation will house, archive, and make available the Louise M. Slaughter Congressional Collection in the coming years.

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Faculty

Our faculty take on the wicked problems of the world, fearlessly. Support for faculty is fundamental to our continued growth and prominence and helps advance new research and discovery.

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Students

Rochester students share a desire to be themselves, to study what they love, and to make a real difference in the world. Increasing scholarship support for students is critical to our mission.

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Programs of Excellence

With seven schools, nearly 12,000 students, a leading academic medical center, and the nation’s premier optics institute, the University of Rochester is a place where the exceptional gets better.

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Medicine

We are home to thousands of researchers and clinicians who are transforming lives through education, research, and patient care, improving human health in the region and across the globe.

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