Simon Business School

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Our Commitment and Legacy to Creating Opportunities.

Attracting and advancing high-potential minority, military, and female students is an ongoing priority for Simon Business School. Our students host a mumber of on-campus organizations that actively supports the development of women and minority students, including Latin American Student Organization of Simon (LASOS), Simon Ascend NAAMBA, Simon Women in Business, and SimonUnited. Active military members and veterans may also count on strong support from Simon Business School. Benefits and assistance include: scholarship support, a streamlined application process, as well as comprehensive networking and professional development opportunities.

Simon shares the University of Rochester's distinctive heritage and commitment to promoting diversity. Bolstered by foundational community and University leaders, such as abolitionist Frederick Douglass, women’s rights activist Susan B. Anthony, and corporate leader and philanthropist Joseph C. Wilson, as well as numerous path-breaking scholars—we actively to seek out and include persons from diverse backgrounds and origins who, carry with them their own valued and important perspectives.

Experience Simon’s Diversity.

Join us, as we celebrate Simon's culture of inclusion during Diversity Weekend. This two-day event is hosted by the Simon MBA/MS Admissions office and co-sponsored by the Simon National Black MBA Association, Latin American Student Organization of Simon, Simon Women in Business, and the Simon Gay-Straight Alliance. For more information and to register for Diversity Weekend, please visit our events page.