Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst.

Founded in 1824, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is the nation’s oldest technological university.The university offers degrees from five schools: Engineering; Science; Architecture; Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences; and the Lally School of Management & Technology; as well as an interdisciplinary degree in Information Technology and Web Science.

Institute programs serve undergraduates, graduate students, and working professionals around the world. Nearly 29 percent of undergraduate students this year are from areas outside of the Northeast. First-year students hail from 43 states, in addition to the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, and from countries all around the world.

Rensselaer offers more than 145 programs at the bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral levels. Students are encouraged to work in interdisciplinary programs that allow them to combine scholarly work from several departments or schools. The university provides rigorous, engaging, interactive learning environments and campus-wide opportunities for leadership, collaboration, and creativity.

Contact Information:

  • Name: Heather Carbary
  • Title: Sr. Program Administrator
  • Mailing Address: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    The Office of Graduate Education
    110 8th Street
    Troy, New York 12180
  • Name: Stanley Dunn
  • Title: Vice Provost & Dean of Graduate Education
  • Mailing Address: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    The Office of Graduate Education
    110 8th Street
    Troy, New York 12180