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Small classes on a close-knit campus means you will make lifelong connections with your professors. Experience Fisher

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Fisher students are known for their determination and passion, whether it's on the playing field or in the classroom. Explore Athletics

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Anytime, anywhere, Fisher students readily and enthusiastically answer the call to serve others. Experience Fisher

Alumni Success

My education taught me how to expand my mind and not be hesitant to learn new and different things. The environment at Fisher let me expand my social abilities, which let me feel comfortable and prepared to start my career in the 'real world.' ”


Melissa Accorso

I will always rave about the English department and remember how much it meant (and still means) to me. I couldn't be where I am today without the department's guidance and passion for this subject. ”


Liz Gorney
  • Liz Gorney '13
  • Media Buyer at Access to Media

Teaching has always been a dream of mine, and thanks to the wonderful professors in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. School of Education, I get to have that dream come true every day. ”


Kerri Kephart

The Ed.D. in Executive Leadership’s diverse, interprofessional approach to education has enhanced my ability to initiate and implement organizational change that will provide for better community outcomes to care. ”


Esma Paljevic
  • Esma Paljevic '11
  • Assistant Professor, College of Health Professions, Lienhard School of Nursing, Pace University

My degree in American studies has allowed me to excel in my career at a young age. The program taught me how to establish a position on a particular issue and convey a consistent message while addressing alternative perspectives. ”


Peter Stoller
  • Peter Stoller '05
  • Executive Director, National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) - Rochester, NY Chapter

What I value most about the Department of Media and Communication are the professors and the staff. The professors are able to mentor their students on a regular basis. The faculty have raised my confidence in my skills to where I now feel confident that I will be able to find employment after graduation. ”


  1. 32

    From drama club to ski club, Fisher’s 32 special interest organizations provide an outlet for students’ interests and passions. Learn more

  2. Drastic Measures is Fisher’s coed a cappella group.

  3. 11

    Fisher students achieving high academic success might be tapped to join one of the College’s 11 honor societies. Learn more

  4. Students Who Advocate Volunteering (SWAV) students hold an annual Sweetheart Ball for residents of the Friendly Home.

  5. 4

    Student Government Association, Student Activities Board, Commuter Council, and Residence Hall Association make up the Big Four student organizations on campus. Learn more

  6. Members of the student theater group, Fisher Players, host a mystery dinner during Family Weekend.

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