The best way to decide if Rensselaer is the right fit for you is to visit our campus. We offer information sessions, tours, open houses, and special seasonal visits.
Please register for your desired tour time in advance to be sure to receive accurate parking and location information.
We are also currently offering general admissions information session webinars along with many other webinars and virtual events (see below). Afterward, be sure to check out our virtual campus tour!
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We look forward to connecting with you!
Join us for an extended visit day this summer! Each event will start off with an information session led by one of our admissions counselors. Afterwards, you will take a tour of our beautiful Troy, New York campus. Your day will end with student ambassador presentations, moderated by a staff member from our Office of Student Success. Register Today!
Please note that due to the fluid nature of the pandemic, tour availability is subject to change due to campus and local directives.
School of Architecture Virtual Open House: Sunday, June 11 at 4 p.m. EDT
- Welcome and Program Overview with Evan Douglis, Dean, School of Architecture
- Admissions & Financial Aid Session with Matt Stabler, Assistant Director, Undergraduate Admissions
- Interactive Q & A Session
Admissions Information Session Webinars: Join us to hear from and admissions counselor about how you can begin your world-changing journey at Rensselaer!
Admissions Student Ambassador Webinars: We are excited to bring you special opportunities to connect with our current students! Each webinar will feature four student ambassadors representing a variety of majors/minors, extracurricular activities, and co-op/internship/research experiences.
There are currently no webinars scheduled. Sign up for a one-on-one meeting with a transfer counselor by emailing email@example.com.
You may also view previous webinar recordings on our RPI Admissions YouTube Channel.
Follow us on Instagram (@RPIAdmissions) for faculty, staff, and student takeovers - we are on Twitter, and Facebook too!
Videos and webinars on a variety of topics may be found on our YouTube channel
Can't make one of our scheduled tours or events, but still want to check out campus?
We are excited to announce the app for Self-Guided Tour of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, powered by Guidebook, is now available.
Get started here: https://guidebook.com/g/rpiselfguidedtour/
Tap “Download the app” to access the guide on your iOS and Android device.
Athletics & ROTC Inquiries
If you are interested in participating in a Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) program or playing a varsity sport, please contact the coach(es) or the unit staff directly to discuss your interest.
To schedule an Officer Interview, please visit the NROTC website.
The NROTC adminitrative staff may be contacted at (518)276 6251 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Drive times to Troy, NY from...|
|Albany, NY||15 min|
|Hartford, CT||2 hours|
|New York City, NY||2.5 hours|
|Boston, MA||3 hours|
|Montreal, Canada||3.5 hours|
|Philadelphia, PA||4 hours|
|Easy Access to...|
|Ride Sharing (Uber/Lyft)|
|Albany/Rensselaer Amtrak Station||10 miles|
|Albany International Airport||11 miles|