Colleges & Universities

People in the Town of Ogden consider themselves fortunate to live in a community that combines the low cost and sensibilities of rural living coupled with the extensive educational opportunities available.  The following higher education institutions are located in Monroe County and are within easy traveling distance of Ogden.

Roberts Wesleyan College 
2301 Westside Drive
Rochester, NY 14624
585-594-6000

State University College at Brockport 
Brockport, NY 14420
585-395-2211
1-800-521-0092 

University of Rochester
Rochester, NY 14627
585-275-2121 

Rochester Institute of Technology
1 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623-5603
585-475-2400 

St. John Fisher College
3690 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618
585-385-8000 

Nazareth College of Rochester
4245 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618
585-586-2525 

Monroe Community College
1000 E. Henrietta Road
Rochester, NY 14623
585-292-2000 

SUNY Empire State College
Genesee Valley Center
1475 Winton Road North
Rochester, NY 14609
585-224-3200

Colgate Rochester Divinity School
Bexley Hall/Crozer Theological Seminary
1100 S. Goodman Street
Rochester, NY 14620
585-271-1320

Business Resources



Located on the Erie Canal, we are a community in upstate New York just west of Rochester, Monroe County, the Town of Ogden has exactly what you have been looking for, and exactly what you need to locate your business here. A pro-business attitude, business sites, and an unsurpassed quality of life focused on family, friends, and the outdoors. Combine this with a lower cost of doing business relative to adjacent metropolitan areas, our strategic location, a qualified workforce, and incentives to expand or locate your business, and you have the foundation for success. Our strategic location, just minutes from NYS Interstate 90, expressways (390, 490 and 590), and 15 minutes from the Rochester International Airport make our community very accessible and is within one hour to metropolitan areas to the West and just a few hours of most metropolitan areas to the East. The citizens of Ogden are skilled workers, dedicated to their jobs, homes and families.  Abundant educational opportunities exist at nearby schools and universities, SUNY Brockport, Roberts Weslyan College, Monroe Community College, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of Rochester to mention a few. These are bold statements and we stand ready to deliver on every one of them. The Town of Ogden is about committment and we're committed to attracting new business. We invite you to browse our website to gain a better insight as to what we have to offer, and we encourage you to contact us for any additional information.

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