Hire Rochester Talent
The University of Rochester is among 146 institutions in the United States that are classified as R1 organizations meaning our academic programs are highly engaged in learning and research. The tenet of ‘learn, discover, heal and create’ sums up the University of Rochester’s commitment to providing an environment whereby scholars, students and staff flourish. We invite you to learn more about our community.
About the University of Rochester
The University of Rochester was founded in 1850 by a convention of Baptists. Over the years, prominent members of the Rochester community continued to influence its expansion and offerings. Today, the University of Rochester has more than 1,000 faculty, 30,000 staff and 12,000 students.
The curriculum at the University of Rochester is unique. The tenets of the academic programs are ‘Learn. Discover. Heal. Create.’ Through an open design, students can create learning experiences which allow them to explore content that speaks to their intellectual interests. It is through this exploration that students define their pathway for the future.
The University of Rochester has a history of guiding graduates into leadership roles. The university and its graduates live by the motto: Meliora which is the latin adjective meaning ‘better’. Through its academic programs, graduates learn to evaluate situations and determine ways to make them ‘better’. It is this thoughtful and analytical approach that makes University of Rochester graduates so successful.
As a leading research institution, the University of Rochester attracts talent from across the globe! As an employer, we understand you seek to better understand the communities our students represent, and the attributes they will bring to the workforce. The most comprehensive data set is located within the University of Rochester Office of the Provost.