Student Life

Students playing in fall leaves

The River Campus is the hub of academic and student life for more than 6,700 Arts, Sciences and Engineering students at the University of Rochester. The University is also home to over 2,300 international students and scholars from around the globe. Both the University and the city of Rochester welcome students from around the world and offer a variety of cultural, educational, and entertainment events, activities, and opportunities throughout the year to help you feel at home.

Quick Facts:

  • Student Organizations
    • 90% of students are involved in clubs and organizations
    • 275+ organizations
  • Greek Life
    • 24% of students participate in Greek life
    • 18 fraternities
    • 15 sororities
  • Sports
    • 23 varsity sports teams
  • Campus Housing
    • 90% of students live in campus housing
  • Research
    • 77% of students are involved in undergraduate research

The Women's crew team