Welcome to the Mayo community and to Rochester, Minnesota! Rochester is a growing city that has vibrant restaurants and annual events. While the transition to a new place can be challenging, we hope these resources will be helpful in making your transition easier.


The MFC has put together a welcome guide full of essential information for your transition to Rochester. We are in the process of updating, but in the meantime, we hope this one from 2019 will still provide helpful information.


In collaboration with Mayo Human Resources, the following documents will help you understand the employment landscape in Rochester.


The housing market is unique in Rochester; to learn more about buying or renting, there are several resources that may be helpful to make this decision.


Learn more about Rochester Public Schools on their district website.

Rochester also has several publicly funded charter schools available to residents:


Mayo has a childcare referral service that is complementary for Clinic employees. Contact Mayo Human Resources at 507-266-0440 and to be referred to a company that contacts local childcare providers on your behalf, based on your childcare needs.

Mayo Away Rotations

For more information about the Mayo Jacksonville and Scottsdale locations, please visit the Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education website. If you have site-specific questions, contact our liaison.