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Admission to Rensselaer *
Due Dates
* 2017 Summer Semester Deadline- Architecture only
* 2017 Fall Semester Deadline
* 2018 Spring Semester Deadline



Notification Dates

Transfer applicants are notified of their decision on a rolling basis.

Once the Admissions Committee begins reviewing applications for a particular semester, you’ll be notified of your decision within 3-4 weeks from the date of your completed application file. 

A completed application file includes all required information, including official transcripts and letter of recommendation.

There are instances when the Admissions Committee will require additional information from you, which may delay the notification process.


3:2 Engineering Program Participating Institutions

Transfer Application Checklist

The schools listed here all have agreements for programs in Engineering.

  • Amherst College, MA
  • Atlanta University Center:
    • Clark Atlanta University, GA
    • Morehouse College, GA
    • Morris Brown College, GA
    • Spelman College, GA
  • Bates College, ME
  • Beloit College, WI
  • Benedict College, SC
  • Claremont Schools:
    • Claremont-McKenna College, CA
    • Pitzer College, CA
    • Scripps College, CA
  • Colgate University, NY
  • The College of St. Rose, NY
  • College of William & Mary, VA
  • Colorado College, CO
  • Denison University, OH
  • Dickinson College, PA
  • Earlham College, IN
  • Fairfield University, CT
  • Franklin & Marshall College, PA
  • Gettysburg College, PA
  • Grinnell College, IA
  • Hamilton College, NY
  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges, NY
  • Hope College, MI
  • Ithaca College, NY
  • Kenyon College, OH
  • Knox College, IL
  • Lawrence University, WI
  • Lincoln University, PA
  • Middlebury College, VT
  • Ohio Wesleyan University, OH
  • Pace University, all campuses
  • Reed College, OR
  • Ripon College, WI
  • Roberts Wesleyan College, NY
  • Russell Sage College, NY
  • St. John Fisher College, NY
  • St. Lawrence University, NY
  • Siena College, NY
  • State University of New York at Fredonia, NY
  • State University of New York at Oneonta, NY
  • The University at Albany, NY
  • University of the South, TN
  • Washington & Lee University, VA

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