Graduate Student Experience

The Rensselaer graduate community includes co-terminal, master’s, and doctoral students. As researchers, teaching assistants, and leaders, graduate students are essential to the academic and social fabric of the campus.

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Student Life and Community

To make the most of your graduate experience at Rensselaer, you are encouraged to take advantage of the numerous on-campus extracurricular opportunities and explore the innovative and energetic Troy community.

In addition to your graduate program faculty and staff, the Division of Student Life at Rensselaer offers resources and support for your success.

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Professional Development

Graduate students are encouraged to take advantage of professional development programs and resources at Rensselaer and beyond.

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