You’ve got the credentials, the transcript, and the drive to be part of Rensselaer, but we know that cost is a concern to many students and families.
Rensselaer has a wide range of aid options including grants, scholarships, loans, and work programs to assist in making a Rensselaer education possible.
The Office of Financial Aid staff is ready to assist you in developing a plan that will suit your individual situation.
Most of our merit based awards simply require you to apply for admission. Federal, state, and need-based aid programs require additional applications. See the Financial Aid Resources page for more information.
Because Rensselaer provides varied merit scholarships, if a student is eligible for multiple Rensselaer scholarships, we will provide the scholarship which awards the highest dollar value for which the student is qualified.
A student may not combine multiple awards. The total of Rensselaer provided scholarships or grants may not exceed tuition.
Please call the Office of Financial Aid at (518) 276-6813 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Estimated Cost of Attendance
Estimated Cost of Attendance for First-Year Undergraduate Students (201617)
Total 2016-17 Undergraduate
In addition, all students are required to have a laptop for their course work. Students may purchase one from Rensselaer at an approximate cost of $1,500.
Graduate Full-time Students (2016-17)
Total 2016-2017 Graduate Estimated Cost of Attendance: $68,770
Part-time tuition for Troy-based graduate students: $2,060 per credit hour.
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