Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Houston Field House
From the West
Take Exit 24 off I-90, the New York State Thruway. Continue six miles to the junction with I-787 North. See *.
From the East:
Take Exit B-1 off of I-90, the Massachusetts Turnpike and New York State Thruway Berkshire Section. Continue 13.5 miles to the junction with I-787 North and take the 787 Troy-Bennington Exit. See *.
* Take I-787 North, which runs parallel to the Hudson River to Troy, and take the 23rd Street, Watervliet-Green Island Exit. Bear right off the exit ramp, and continue about 1/4 mile to cross the Green Island Bridge onto Federal Street. Continue east through two traffic lights. Bear left as the road climbs the hill. Continue to the next traffic light where the road intersects with 8th Street and becomes Peoples Avenue. Proceed on Peoples Avenue straight up the hill. Peoples Avenue ends directly in front of the Field House.
From the North:
Take Exit 7 off of I-87, the Adirondack Northway, and follow the sign for Troy and Cohoes onto Route 7 East. Continue on Route 7 across the Collar City Bridge to the intersection with Burdett Avenue. Turn right onto Burdett Avenue. Continue to the second traffic light where the road intersects with Peoples Avenue. At the light turn left and proceed up the hill. To reach the Field House, continue straight ahead. Peoples Avenue ends directly in front of the Field House.