Student life

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Student Life

Troy, New York

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Housing

Housing options

Co-ed housing

Disabled housing

Housing requirements

Yes

College-owned housing

Yes

Undergrad students
who live in college housing

Student Body

6,628

Total Undergrad students

15%

International Students

66%

Out-of-state students

Ethnicity & Gender

Explore Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute statistics including gender ratio and racial demographics:

Male (50%)

Female (50%)

Campus Services

Student Services
Legal services
YesYes
Health clinic
YesYes
Personal/psychological counseling
YesYes
Women's center
YesYes
International students advisor
YesYes
Campus Security
24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services
YesYes
24-hour patrols by trained officers
YesYes
Student patrols
NoNo
Late-night transport/escort services
YesYes
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
YesYes

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper
Yes
Drama/theatre group
Yes
Student-run radio station
Yes
Student-run television station
Yes
Marching band
No
Choral groups
Yes

Sport

female

Women's Club Sports

Archery, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Crew, Cross-country Running, Equestrian Sports, Fencing, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Riflery, Rock Climbing, Rugby, Sailing, Skiing (cross-country), Skiing (downhill), Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming And Diving, Table Tennis, Tennis, Track And Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weight Lifting, Wrestling

male

Men's Club Sports

Archery, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Crew, Cross-country Running, Equestrian Sports, Fencing, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Racquetball, Riflery, Rock Climbing, Rugby, Sailing, Skiing (cross-country), Skiing (downhill), Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming And Diving, Table Tennis, Tennis, Track And Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weight Lifting, Wrestling

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Yes
Greek sororities
Yes
Local fraternities
Yes
Local sororities
Yes