Academic Outreach Programs

The mission of Academic Outreach Programs supports the Rensselaer Plan by supporting Undergraduate and Graduate Education Portfolios;

  • Research and Graduate Education activities
  • Education for Working Professionals (Professional and Distance Education – Distributed Education and Multimedia – Rensselaer Satellite Video Program (RSVP))
  • Summer@Rensselaer
    • Credit courses for Rensselaer and visiting students
    • Non-credit programs for K-12 students and working professionals
    • Faculty-led study abroad
    • Research opportunities and programs
    • Summer jobs for Rensselaer students
    • Managing campus-wide planning, coordination, policies and procedures;
      • Oversight of liability and legal issues
      • Promotion, recruitment, and inquiry management
      • Logistical support services
      • Pricing and financial management
      • Quality assurance
  • Diversity events like Black Family Technology Awareness day and LSAMP
  • K-12 programs and academic short courses during the academic year
  • And other academic outreach events in support of Undergraduate and Graduate Education at Rensselaer