A world-class university reflects the world.
Rensselaer strives to create an inclusive environment that develops true intellectual, geographic, gender and ethnic diversity in our students, faculty and staff.
Our commitment to diversity is focused on engaging the best talent available, and preparing our students to work, communicate across cultural boundaries and lead in the global community.
Making a difference
We recognize, respect and value individual differences to enable each person to maximize their potential.
Rensselaer generates its vitality from, and adds vitality to, this concept of multiple perspectives and community as a key ingredient of our innovative culture.
Our global village
The Rensselaer community includes campus members who originate from more than 70 countries and all 50 states.
Learn more about Institute Diversity.