RIT FallFest

Hosted the first weekend after classes begin, FallFest is RIT's kick-off festival for the new academic year. Don’t miss some of our favorite FallFest traditions - the FallFest Carnival and the Tiger Activities Fair, your opportunity to explore and connect with student clubs and organizations on campus.

Save the date for FallFest 2023!

Thursday, Aug. 31 - Sunday, Sep. 3, 2023


Grocery BINGO

Join the Center for Residence Life for a fun night of bingo, food and prizes. Bring some friends with you or meet some new friends along the way!

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Tiger Activities Fair

The annual Tiger Activities Fair is open to all new and returning students and is a great opportunity to find, learn and engage with recognized on-campus student clubs and organizations!

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FallFest Carnival

College Activities Board (CAB) annual semester kickoff carnival! There's games, food trucks, give-a-ways, and more!

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Lighting the Way

Lighting the Way is an annual ceremony to welcome new First Year, Transfer, and Graduate women-identified students to campus!  This tradition has been going on for 15 years, and it occurs at the beginning of every fall semester.

Into the ROC

Explore unique challenges and cultural treasures in the greater Rochester community through the Into the ROC events.

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Rochester Public Market Shuttle

Take a free ride downtown and shop for fresh produce, ethnic delicacies, and much more!

Learn more about Health Promotion >

RIT Players 24 Hour Show

RIT Players welcomes in each new semester with the bang of A 24 Hour Show! In just 24 hours, we write, direct, tech, and perform a show! Anyone can be involved

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Join ACA for our annual kickoff event of the year! Come join the ALANA community & get an idea of the clubs and other opportunities we offer on campus. Come and enjoy food and drinks, games, music, and plenty vibes!

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Outdoor Movies

Enjoy movies on our outdoor screen sponsored by different organizations. Bring your blanket and enjoy a movie under the stars. More information will be available on the FallFest website year to year.

Athletic Events

Come cheer on our RIT Athletic teams as they kick off their Fall season! Schedules and events will be posted on the FallFest website year to year.

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