The goal of the University Graduate Education and Postdoctoral Affairs office is to support our graduate students through all their endeavors. From support in the classroom and life outside the classroom, financial resources to professional development, and more.
This website serves as a comprehensive resource for our current master’s students, postdoctoral associates, and others in our graduate student community.
Welcome message for students
“Graduate Education at the University of Rochester allows students to create an educational experience harnessing Rochester’s unique facilities, nationally ranked faculty, and superb research infrastructure. We strive to be an inclusive, equitable, sustainable, and responsive organization at every level.
As Vice Provost and University Dean of Graduate Education, I welcome you, and I encourage you to look through this website and discover the amazing opportunities for graduate education that exist at the University of Rochester. Meliora.”
—Melissa Sturge-Apple, Vice Provost and University Dean of Graduate Education
A future with Boundless Possibility
The 2030 strategic plan is here, with bold and transformational goals that will guide the University forward. From research excellence, exceptional education, and health care of the highest order, to employee success and sustainable growth—we’re striving to reach further, embrace challenges, and be boundless.
Discover our strategic plan
Ready to ask your questions? Find links to each school’s graduate office. You can also reach out to us, and we will point you in the right direction.