Engineering & Applied Sciences

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Fast Facts


Mission Statement

The mission of the Edmund A. Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is to advance the highest quality education and research in engineering and applied science through engaging experiences and environments that promote critical thinking, creativity, ethics and leadership.

An Inclusive Environment

The Hajim Dean’s Office is dedicated to creating and sustaining an inclusive environment for all students irrespective of race, ethnicity, gender, religion or sexual orientation.

By the Numbers

According to the report Engineering by the Numbers, published by the American Society for Engineering Education the University of Rochester’s Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is ranked #32 in research expenditures with $87.5 million.

Enrollment, graduating students

Of the approximately 1724 full-time engineering undergraduates in the 2016-2017 academic year...

Of the 329 Bachelor’s Degrees awarded in the 2015-16 academic year.

Of the 2014-15 graduating seniors...

Trends in Undergraduate Enrollment

Click here to see changes in undergraduate enrollment, by department and class, since the 2011-2012 academic year.


The Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences has 91 tenure/tenure-track faculty in the 2016-2017 academic year.

Best Graduate Schools 2010

The University of Rochester's Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Graduate Programs are Nationally-Ranked #39 by US News and World Report's America's Best Graduate Schools 2015!