Confirm Your Place in the Class of 2026

Submit your nonrefundable $500 enrollment deposit by the appropriate date below:

  • Early Decision I - deposits due January 15
  • Early Decision II - deposits due February 15
  • Early Action - deposits due May 1
  • Physician-Scientist (B.S./M.D.) Program - deposits due May 1
  • Regular Decision - deposits due May 1

In order to pay your deposit, you must submit the "Reply to Offer of Admission" form found on your application portal (this is located in the "Forms" section of your main application portal page). Once that form is submitted, you may use our online, secure payment system to pay by credit card or electronic check.

**Please note: Payments made by electronic check/ACH may take up to a week to be processed in our system and reflected on the student portal.

Your deposit also may be made by check or money order, payable to “Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.” Please include your name and Rensselaer Identification Number (RIN) on the check. Mail your check or money order to the address in the sidebar, attention Rensselaer Admissions, Class of 2026.

You received your log-in password and Rensselaer Identification Number (RIN) at the time of your application.  If you are still unable to locate this information after checking your email, please contact us at 518-276-6216 or admissions@rpi.edu for assistance.