Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)

Rochester, NY

Rochester Institute of Technology Applicant Information

Important Admissions Deadlines

SAT / ACT Scores Due April 1
SAT II Scores Due April 1
Priority Application Due February 1

Admission Rate

  • Men
  • Women
  Men Women Total
Applied 11,078 5,275 16,353
Accepted 6,452 3,110 9,562
Acceptance Rate 58% 59% 58%
Enrolled 1,888 848 2,736

RIT Test Scores

Note: All test score ranges and GPA are approximations based on available data. Falling within a school’s displayed range for test scores and/or GPA does not guarantee admission to that school.

Average GPA
3.60 (weighted)

SAT Scores

(64% of Students Admitted to Rochester Institute of Technology Submit SAT Scores)

  • Verbal 540 to 650
  • Math 570 to 680
  • Writing 520 to 630
  • Verbal
  • Math
  • Writing
Category Verbal Math Writing
Top 75th Percentile 650 680 630
Bottom 25th Percentile 540 570 520

Rochester Institute of Technology Application Requirements

  Required Recommended Considered
Application Fee ($50)   Very Important
High School Diploma or Equivalent   Very Important
High School GPA   Very Important
High School Rank   Important
High School Transcript   Very Important
Recommendations   Considered
Essay     Considered
Extracurricular Activities     Considered
Volunteer Work     Considered
Standardized Test Score(s)   Important
Interview     Considered
Competencies   Very Important
TOEFL   Very Important

High School Prerequisites

Subject Years Required Years Recommended
Electives 10 5
English 4 4
Foreign Language 3
Math 2 3
Science 2 3
Social Studies 4 4
Lab 1 2
Electives 1 1

Rochester Institute of Technology Transfer Students

Undergraduate Enrollment 16,044 (95%)
Undergraduate Transfer-in Enrollment 741 (4%)

Rochester Institute of Technology Admissons Requirements for Transfers

  Required Recommended Considered
Application Fee ($50)   Very Important
Credits (minimum 30)   Very Important
GPA (minimum 2.70)   Very Important
High School Transcript   Very Important
College Transcript   Very Important
Essay/Personal Statement   Important
Interview   Important
Standardized Test Scores   Important
Statement of Good Standing
from Prior Institution(s)

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