Office of Residence Life

Eligibility and Financial Responsibility

Only academically registered, full-time matriculated students are eligible for Institute housing. A student who is not academically registered as full-time and wishes to apply for housing must receive approval from Residence Life.

Rensselaer does not discriminate in any manner on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, age, race, color, marital status, national or ethnic origin, religion, or disability.

Financial Responsibility

A student is financially responsible for housing once an assignment is accepted.

Refunds of Housing and Board Charges
Returning Students

Upper-class and graduate students returning for the fall semester apply for housing during the previous spring.