Connecting Rochester and the World
Since its founding, the University of Rochester has transformed the city, the region, the nation, and the world.
Our office is the central point of contact for any University units or external institutions interested in international travel, activities, or engagement.
ISO provides the University’s international population with immigration and related support services.
The center advises students who are planning for—or returning from—time spent abroad
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We’re connecting with universities around the globe to offer international opportunities for students, faculty, researchers, scholars, and staff.
Going abroad as part of University-sponsored or supported program? Register your travel and review health, safety, and security information.
Institutional Strategic Plan for Global Engagement
Our office is developing a strategic plan that will define our priorities and goals over the next several years. Please take part and let your voice be heard.
Latest news and updates
The Office for Global Engagement extends support to everyone impacted by the recent earthquakes in Turkiye and Syria. For our international students worrying about loved ones at home while also coping with the pressures of academic life here in Rochester, … Continued
The killing of 11 people at a Lunar New Year celebration in Monterey Park, California, has sent waves of sorrow and anger across the nation about the loss of life during a time that is supposed to be filled with … Continued
University Faculty and Staff: We know global situations can change quickly. As such, faculty and staff must make use of all available resources when planning international business travel. It simply makes good sense. Registering with UR’s Office for Global Engagement … Continued