Please visit the Academic Enrichment Programs page for a full schedule and program details. Summer 2019 program schedule and applications will be available January 7, 2019. Summer@Rensselaer offers a common application for all programs and there is no application fee. 



SUPPLEMENTAL MATERIALS: Applicants must also submit the following

  • Two recommendations (form available below)
  • A copy of your transcript (we do not need originals/official copies)
  • 1-3 page resume (Rensselaer Research Experience Program ONLY)

Supplemental materials can be submitted by one of the following methods:

  • Upload and attach pdfs to application
  • Recommendations can be submitted directly by teacher/counselor online
  • Email to
  • Mail to Summer@Rensselaer, Office of Undergraduate Education, Wa Sage Building, 110 8th St., Troy, NY 12180

Recommendation form

Download form here or teachers can complete directly online at


Applications will not be considered until after the online application form AND all supplemental materials have been recieved. After March 31, 2019, applications may continue to be considered on a rolling basis only if programs have not reached capacity. Admission decisions are made independently for each progam by faculty instructors after all applications have been received. Faculty admission decisions will begin in April and students will be contacted with decisions by email by April 30. Upon acceptance into the program a non-refundable deposit and program registration forms will be required in order to reserve your spot. 

QUESTIONS? Please contact Heather Carroll, Program Administrator, at or 518-276-6809