Research Rochester

Open-House Days for Prospective Students

These open-house programs are your ideal opportunity to visit Rochester.

  • Take a campus tour. A current student will guide you around campus, sharing personal experiences and answering questions along the way.
  • Get an overview of the University and the admissions process from a staff member, with plenty of time for Q&A.
  • Experience Rochester. Participate in a lecture, eat in a dining hall, attend a student panel, and talk with current students, faculty, and staff.

Event Dates:

  • Monday, October 12
  • Friday, October 23
  • Wednesday, November 11
  • Monday, November 16

Registration coming soon.

What to Expect

What to Expect

When you arrive, you’ll receive a complete schedule of the day’s events, including detailed descriptions of events, room locations, and times. In addition to these offerings, we will also provide you with a list of classes you may sit in on if you’d like.

We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Schedule of Events

TIMEEVENT
8:30 am–9:00 am            Registration and Student Entertainment
Plan to arrive between these times to check in and receive a schedule of the day’s events. Peruse the offerings over a light continental breakfast. Our formal program will begin at 9:00 am.
9:00 am–9:30 am           Welcome Address
Welcome to campus! Learn about the Rochester admissions philosophy.
9:45 am–10:45 am           Campus Tour
Take a student-led walking tour of campus.
11:00 am–11:45 am           Student Panel
This is your chance to ask current students about their experiences at Rochester.
Financial Aid Information Session
Learn about need-based aid and merit scholarship opportunities.
11:30 am–12:30 pm           Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Tour
Take a tour of the engineering buildings. Limited space available!
12:00 pm–1:30 pm           Lunch
Enjoy lunch with students and staff in one of our dining centers.
1:45 pm–2:30 pm           Rochester Application Workshop
Learn about the application and admission process at Rochester.
2:45 pm–3:30 pm            Academic Presentations
Hear from Rochester faculty members about select humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences & engineering offerings.
3:45 pm–4:45 pm            Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Tour
Take a tour of the engineering buildings. Limited space available!