The Jefferson Project

Science for environmental stewardship

The Summer Arch

Summer HERE. Semester AWAY.

Clustered Learning, Advocacy, and Support for Students (CLASS)

Ensuring a strong community of learners

Rensselaer serves as a crossroads for collaboration—working with partners across disciplines, sectors, and geographic regions—to address complex global challenges, using the most advanced tools and technologies.
- Princeton Review

About Rensselaer

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Rensselaer Center for Biotechnology and Interdisciplinary Studies


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Electronic Media and Performing Arts Center at Rensselaer


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Innovative Classroom Technology at Rensselaer

Student Life

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East Campus Athletic Village at Rensselaer

EMPAC Offers Intensive Spatial Audio Summer Workshop for Composers and Programmers

Focus on multichannel systems Including wave field synthesis and higher-order ambisonics

Graduate Engineering Programs Ranked 39th in the Nation

U.S. News & World Report ranking includes six programs in top 30

Biomedical Engineering Graduate Students Receive Spinal Cord Injury Fellowships

New York State Department of Health Spinal Cord Injury Research Board is supporting the students

Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. To Speak April 11

Talk will include a conversation with President Shirley Ann Jackson

The Bridge to the Bicentennial is a decade of celebrations and observances that pay tribute to the historical and transformative events leading up to the 200th anniversary of the founding of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, America’s oldest technological research university.