Study: U of R ranked sixth in NY as largest private sector employer
Rochester, N.Y. - A new report shows the University of Rochester continues to expand and grow throughout our region.
The Center for Governmental Research study shows the university ranking sixth in New York as the largest private sector employer.
It now employs more than 28,000 people, which is up 11 percent compared to two years ago.
The university president says there are two driver of that growth.
This continued growth includes projects currently underway.
The projects include a second phase of Golisano Children's Hospital, Wegmans Data Science Center on the River Campus and the high-tech Rochester Business Accelerator in the Sibley Building downtown.