University of Rochester

Rochester, NY

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Founded in 1850, the University of Rochester is a private research university located in Rochester, New York with an undergraduate enrollment size of about 6,800 students and over 200 programs of study. The most popular majors at the University include Engineering, Social Sciences, Biological and Biomedical Sciences, and Psychology. There are a host of fun traditions such as the Boars Head Dinner which celebrates the beginning of winter with fun activities, drinks, and a boars head!

Rochester has a super-green campus that supports sustainability initiatives including dripless shower faucets, locally grown food, and solar-powered recycling compactors.

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