|
|
| | |
|
 

University of Rochester

Rochester, NY
Campus Life and Facilities

Rochester Says...

The University is located in Rochester, NY, the third largest urban area in the state. The region is home to over one million people. The 90-acre River Campus is situated just two miles south of downtown Rochester, along the Genesee River. The Medical Center, the South Campus, and the Mt. Hope... More More

Rochester Students Say...

Although the University of Rochester has several hot selling points for under- graduates, the weather is not high on the list. One student described the typical student as “nerdy and normally freezing!” Locals don’t seem to complain though. They know that “being in western New York, we can get a... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

300 Wilson Blvd

PO Box 270251

Rochester, NY 14627

United States

Phone: 585-275-3221

Fax: 585-461-4595

Website

Student Housing

All Undergraduates Living on Campus:
82%
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:
Yes

Housing Options

Coed dorms Special housing for disabled student Men's dorms Special housing for international students Women's dorms Fraternity/sorority housing Apartments for married students Apartments for single students Wellness Housing Theme Housing

Other Housing Options:

Freshman housing; Special interest housing; Suite style living

Student Activities

GREEK LIFE: % OF STUDENT BODY WHO...

Student Activities

Academic Groups Chamber Orchestra Debating Club Fraternities Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups Glee Club Improv comedy International Student Groups Literary Magazine Minority Student Groups Political Discussion Groups Radio Station Religious Groups Singing Groups Social Services Group Sororities Speakers Forum Student Film Society Student Union Theater Program
Registered Student Organizations
240
Number of Honor Societies
6
Number of Social Sororities
15
Number of Religious Organizations
14

Sports

Athletic Division :Division III Men's Sports Team Name :Yellowjackets Women's Sports Team Name :Yellowjackets Team Mascot :Rocky
# of sports for women, varsity
14
# of sports for men, varsity
12

Women's Athletics List, Varsity

Basketball CrewRowing CrossCountry Diving FieldHockey Golf Lacrosse Soccer Softball Swimming Tennis TrackFieldOutdoor TrackFieldIndoor Volleyball

Men's Athletics list, Varsity

Baseball Basketball CrossCountry Diving Football Golf Soccer Squash Swimming Tennis TrackFieldOutdoor TrackFieldIndoor

Student Services

Other Services
Health
LGBT Support Groups
Yes
Description
http://www.sa.rochester.edu/pn
Minority Support Groups
Yes
Description
http://www.rochester.edu/College/OMSA

Technology On Campus / Facilities

Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes Email and Web Access Available: Yes % of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 100% Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 20 Average Number of PC's per Lab: 25.00 Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes Fee for Network Use: No Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes Student Web Pages Provided: No Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes Online Class Registration Available: Yes Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No Undergraduates that Own Computers: 95% Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes Description: Apple, Dell Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: No Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: No Special Facilities: Anthony Center for Women's Leadership, Arthur Kornberg Medical Research Building, C.E.K. Mees Observatory, Center for Biomedical Ultrasound, Center for Electronic Imaging Systems, Center for Future Health, Center for Visual Science, Clinical and Translational Sciences Building, Eastman Theatre, Frederick Douglas Institute for African and African-American, Institute for Popular Music, Institute of Optics, Laboratory for Laser Energetics, Medical Center, Memorial Art Gallery, Omega Laser Facility, Sign Language Research Center, Skalny Center for Polish and Central European Studies, W. Allen Wallis Institute of Political Economy
ROTC
Army ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Rochester Institute of Technology
Navy ROTC Offered:On-Campus
Air Force ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Rochester Institute of Technology
More More

Campus Life & Facilities

  • Quality of Life Rating:
    85
  • Fire Safety Rating:
    88
  • Green Rating:
    81
  • Campus Environment:
    Metropolis
  • First-Year Students
    Living on Campus:
    99%
  • All Undergraduates
    Living on Campus:
    82%
  • # of Organizations:
    240
  • # of Honor Societies:
    6
  • # of Social Sororities:
    15
  • # of Social Fraternities:
    16
  • Number of Religious
    Organizations:
    14