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Rochester, NY

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University of Rochester

University of Rochester


  • On-Campus Housing Available
  • Freshmen Students Required to Live on Campus
  • Meal Service
  • Co-ed Dorms
  • Sorority Housing
  • Fraternity Housing
  • Single-Student Apartments
  • Special Housing for Disabled Students
  • Other: Freshman, special-interest, international, community learning, single-sex, and Greek housing.
Room & Board Expenses
Living On-Campus 83% Living Off-Campus 17%

Ratings & Reviews

Overall College Life Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave University of Rochester 4 stars in College Life.

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Student Ratings

College Life Rating

U Rochester has a great campus and lively student body. My tour guide was particularly friendly and open to questions, but what stood out to me most was how approachable the professors I talked to were.

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Campus Safety

Emergency Hotline (585) 275-3333 Medical Center Emergency Department (585) 275-3333 Campus Police 500 University Avenue, Rochester, NY


Quick Facts Team Mascot: School Song: School Colors: Official Athletics Site:
The Genesee
blue and yellow
Athletic Facilities
athletic field house, aquatic complex, fitness center, squash and tennis courts
Athletic Conferences: NAA, NCAA Football: Basketball: Baseball: Track:
University Athletic Association
University Athletic Association
University Athletic Association
University Athletic Association

Athletics Department at University of Rochester

Athletic Director Name George H. VanderZwaag Athletic Department Email

Student Organizations

Greek Organizations Number of Fraternities: Number of Sororities: Percentage of Men in Fraternities: Percentage of Women in Sororities:
Military Programs
ROTC Air Force

Other Organizations

  • Academic Clubs
  • Business
  • Environmental
  • Gay and Lesbian
  • Music Organizations (Band, Choir, etc.)
  • Political Activism
  • Theatre/Drama
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Religious Organizations
  • Minority Organizations
  • International Organizations
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Literary Magazine
  • Yearbook
  • Radio Station
  • Television Station

Student Services

Computer & Technological Services

  • Internet Access
  • Computers in Residence Halls
  • Computers in Libraries
  • Computer Labs
  • Computers in Student Center
  • Email Account Provided by School

Career & Employment Services

  • Career Counseling
  • Internship Placement
  • Interest Inventory
  • On-Campus Job Interviews
  • Resume Assistance
  • Alumni Network
  • Interview Training

Counseling Services

  • Minority Student Counseling
  • Veteran Counseling
  • Birth Control Counseling
  • Personal Counseling
  • Academic Counseling
  • Psychological Counseling
  • Religious Counseling

Physically Handicapped Services

  • Note-Taking Service
  • Reader Services
  • Interpreters for Hearing-Impaired
  • Special Transportation
  • Special Housing
  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Braille Services
  • Talking Books
  • Other: ; tutors available on fee-for-service basis.

Other Services at University of Rochester

School Store / Bookstore

  • Health Services
  • Library on Campus
  • Non-Remedial Tutoring
  • Health Insurance

Famous Alumni

  • Steven Chu, Energy Secretary and Nobel Prize-winning physicist
  • Cathy Minehan, first female president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
  • Renee Fleming, Grammy Award-winning operatic soprano.

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