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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

RPI Address

110 8TH ST
TROY, NY 12180--3590
General info:(518) 276-6000
Financial aid office:(518) 276-6813
Admissions office:(518) 276-6216University Homepage

Tuition + RPI Housing (2013-2014)

Meals Per Week:21

Undergrad Application Fee: $70
Grad Application Fee:$75

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:3,400
Freshman Must Live on Campus: Yes

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 5,474
# of Grad students: 1,310
Total Students: 6,784




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

86% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $822

13% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,733

94% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $22,226

63% receive student loans and the average amount is $10,160Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Private not-for-profit 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Required
Test Scores Required
Competencies Required

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

39% men vs 47% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:11,273
Women Applicants:4,877
Men Admitted:4,377
Women Admitted:2,277

Student Services

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