Office of Residence Life

Services & Amenities

Cable television

The residential campus is wired for cable TV.

Care Packages

Your student is practically guaranteed to call home and say thank you when their package arrives. We offer a wide variety of options that will fit any budget and satisfy your student's cravings. We even have gluten-free and peanut-free packages to choose from.

Computing Facilities

Rensselaer has integrated computing facilities into the residence areas.


All residence halls have designated kitchen facilities.

Laundry Facilities

Each residence area has laundry facilities within the building or area.



Maintenance and Repairs

The Campus Maintenance Center is the entral clearinghouse for the maintenance needs of residents.

Telephone Service

The Telecommunications Office operates and maintains Rensselaer's privately owned telephone system.


Vending machines are located in each residence area.

Vendors (off-campus services)

Personal property protection, refrigerator leasing, laundry