Joshua Meyers


Buffalo, NY
Civil Engineering Technology
Why I chose my major: 

It fits my interest.

Why I chose RIT: 
My brother came here and when I visited him I liked the campus. I also attended NTID’s math competition, EYF summer camp program and an Open House, and I loved all of these programs. I knew I would fit in at RIT. I also chose the college because of the awesome support services I receive here, and I knew I might not get that level of support at other colleges.
What I like best about RIT: 

The Deaf community…NTID is the heart of it. The access services I get at RIT/NTID are awesome.

Best part of living on campus: 

Being close to school and being able to connect with friends.

Dream job: 
Work for a civil engineering company.
Favorite spot on campus: 

Global Village, sitting under the chain of lights.

Favorite class: 
Classes that are related to my major because it is something that I enjoy learning about.
What excites me about RIT: 

The Deaf community is awesome.

If I could tell prospective students only one thing about RIT/NTID, it would be: 

RIT/NTID is a top-notch school!

Fun fact about me: 

I love big bonfires and snowmobiles!

One thing I’ve always wanted to do but never have: 
I am always up for a thrilling adventure…I always wanted to try bungee jumping (I did skydiving last year).