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Prospective Students

Aerial Photo of the Medical CenterWhy Choose Rochester?

The University of Rochester is one of the country's top-tier research universities. Our 158 buildings house more than 200 academic majors, more than 2,000 faculty and instructional staff, and some 11,300 students.

At the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry you will actively pursue research in diverse areas encompassing the modern Biomedical and Health Sciences. The School of Medicine and Dentistry's interdisciplinary environment will provide you with an educational experience with maximum flexibility, allowing you to pursue intellectual challenges in your specific field, as well as in other related areas of interest.

Learning at the University of Rochester is also on a very personal scale. Rochester remains one of the smallest and most collegiate among top research universities.

We invite you to explore over 30 graduate degree programs offered in the School of Medicine and Dentistry that include PhD, Master’s, and Certificate programs.