Rochester Institude of Technology, Rochester NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member monkeykat
N 43° 05.076 W 077° 40.460
18T E 282313 N 4773681
Quick Description: Founded in 1829, RIT is an internationally recognized leader in professional and career-oriented education enrolling more than 15,000 students in eight colleges.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 1/5/2007 9:17:46 AM
Waymark Code: WM13PN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
The Rochester Institude of Technology (RIT) is located just South West of Rochester NY in the suburb called Henrietta. RIT was founded in 1829. the current campus has been occupied since 1968.

RIT's modern 1,300-acre campus is located in Rochester, New York, the third largest city in the state. The campus consists of 238 buildings total (5.1 million sq. ft.).

RIT offers a wide variety of athletics, intramurals, recreational, and wellness programs that meet the interests and needs of a diverse student population. RIT has 23 NCAA Division III teams and one NCAA Division I team—men's hockey team, in the Atlantic Hockey Association—in which approximately 500 men and women athletes compete.

Enrollment
Fall 2006-2007 Total: 15,557
Undergraduate: 13,140
Graduate: 2,417
Male: 10,583
Female: 4,974
Name: Rochester Institute of Technology

Location/Address:
One Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY United States of America
14623-5603


Web Site: [Web Link]

Type of School: Undergraduate School with Graduate Programs

School Affiliation: Private -- Independent

Date Founded: 1829

Enrollment: 15,557

Nicknames/Mascots: RIT Tiger

School Colors: Orange, Brown, Black, White

Location of GPS Coordinates: The Sentinel Scultpure Near Main Entrance Rotary

Phone Number: Not listed

School Motto: Not listed

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