Rochester Promise

  • State: New York
  • Coverage: Rochester City School District
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 4 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 2007
  • Funding Source: public
  • Matriculation Age: recent high school graduates only
  • Semester(s) Covered: more than four semesters

School(s): University of Rochester

Graduates of Rochester public high schools who enroll at the University of Rochester stand to receive up to $100,000 over four years to cover the cost of tuition, under a new plan to expand higher education opportunities for talented students in the University’s home city. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

Program Links

  • Address:
    500 Joseph C. Wilson Blvd.
  • Rochester, NY 14627
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (585) 275-7800

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