As part of the social distancing protocols in place at Rensselaer as a result of the global pandemic COVID-19, all university-sponsored events, including events sponsored by student organizations, are currently suspended.

Event Notices

The Rensselaer Accepted Student Celebration scheduled for April 4 will not be held in person — it will be conducted as a robust virtual Accepted Student Celebration.


Note: Students who have already signed up for the on-campus event will automatically have their registration transferred to the virtual event.

The Department of Athletics has canceled all practices and competitions for men's hockey, women's swimming and diving, and each of its nine spring sports.


Commencement 2020 has been modified to an online ceremony that will take place May 23, 2020. More information is available on the Commencement website.


This event has been canceled. We will post further updates as they become available.

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