Stories from the University of Rochester

Through the Years, Wilson Day

For 30 years, first year students have blanketed the Rochester area as part of Wilson Day—a day during freshmen orientation...

How’s That Again?

Rochester students acquire a specific lingo that becomes ingrained in their everyday conversations, and, eventually, the vocabulary becomes part of...

That was then, this is now

Campus spaces are home to many memories for students, faculty, and the University’s broad community. Take a visual walk through...

Moving through space

For dancers and other performers, space is of critical importance—it is a bridge to expression and creativity. It is a...

We met here

Many University of Rochester love stories began in the halls, tunnels, and green spaces around our campuses. Explore this interactive...