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Science, Technology, & Arts @ Rensselaer Program (STAR)

Rensselaer Admissions, in coordination with members of Rensselaer's Black and Latinx communities, invites academically talented under-represented seniors to participate in the STAR Program. The STAR Program allows high school seniors to learn about the student experience at Rensselaer.


The Fall 2020 STAR Program is going to be hosted virtually on Sunday, October 18, 2020 beginning at 4 p.m. EDT.

  • 4 - 4:40 p.m. – Welcome and Academic Overview
  • 4:45 - 5:30 p.m. – Student Life Panel
  • 5:35 - 7:05 p.m. – Virtual Club Fair and Student Panel
  • 7:10 - end – Choose one:
    • Interactive Leadership activity
    • Virtual tour led by Student Ambassador
    • Admissions and Financial Aid Session

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our office at