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Virtual Events

Join us for our virtual events, hosted live by our counselors. They will present on a variety of topics and will be available to answer questions. Learn more about the admissions process, campus community, and the University of Rochester’s unique approach to learning.

Virtual Information Sessions

Our general information session is a great way to get an overview of the University of Rochester’s unique approach to learning, the campus community, and the admissions process from one of our admissions staff members. This one hour session allows for plenty of time to also have any of your questions answered through an online chat feature.

Virtual information sessions will be offered Mondays and Fridays from 9:00–10:00 am EDT, 1:00-2:00 pm EDT, and 4:00–5:00 pm EDT.

A Spanish language virtual information session will be offered on Thursday, June 18 and Tuesday, July 21 at 9:00 am EDT and 4:00 pm EDT.

College Admissions Workshop Series

Navigating the college search and decision process can be difficult. Our College Admissions Workshop Series is designed to give you an opportunity to learn directly from our admissions staff on important focused topics related to the college admissions process. Our staff will guide you through each topic and be available to answer any questions you may have as you prepare to apply to the University of Rochester or other institutions.

The workshop series will be offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00–10:00 am EDT and 4:00–5:00 pm EDT. Topics will include:

Mock Admissions Committee
June 17 & July 8

The College Admissions Essay
July 1 & July 23

Finding the Right Fit
July 2 & July 22

College Admissions Interviewing 101
July 7

Selective College Admissions
June 16 & July 14

Financial Aid
(9:00 am EDT, International Students; 4:00 pm EDT, Domestic Students)
July 16

 

Rochester Workshop Series

While the virtual information sessions are a great way to learn the basics about Rochester, you may want to learn more. The Rochester Workshop Series is designed to give you an opportunity to dive deeper into various topics related to the University of Rochester experience.

The workshop series will be offered Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:00–10:00 am EDT and 4:00-5:00 pm EDT. Topics will include:

Q&A with the Director of Admissions
(9:00 am EDT with the Director of International Admissions, 4:00 pm EDT with the Director of Admissions)
June 23 & July 29

City of Rochester Virtual Tour
June 25 & July 28

Q&A with Current Rochester Students
June 24 & July 15

Research Opportunities at Rochester
June 30 & July 30

The University of Rochester Application Workshop
July 9

University of Rochester Sesion de Informacion (Information Session in Spanish)
June 18 & July 21

Virtual Interviews

Virtual interviews are now available for rising high school seniors interested in applying for Fall 2021. Virtual interviews are conducted online with admissions representatives using video chat software.

Want to learn even more?

Check out our online publications, covering admissions topics, academics, student life, and Pre-College Programs.

Accommodation Statement

The University of Rochester is committed to providing inclusive experiences and equal access to programs and services. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact us at admit@admissions.rochester.edu. In all situations, a good faith effort (up until the time of the event) will be made to provide accommodations.