When you make a gift to Science at Rensselaer, you join with others in playing a vital role in supporting our students, faculty, facilities, and research.

Make an Impact

Science at Rensselaer continues to build upon its historical foundations in both the basic and applied sciences, while also addressing many of the key challenges facing our planet today.

When you give to the School, you become an important partner in this work. Consider making a gift today to support our Dean’s Fund for Excellence or any of our departments. Gifts may also be directed to specific areas such as:

  • Undergraduate scholarships
  • Graduate fellowships
  • Endowed professorships or chairs
  • Faculty start up funds
  • Academic program support
  • Facilities needs

Your support and that of others will help to ensure that Science at Rensselaer continues to achieve great things both now and in the future.


How to Give

For online gifts using your credit card, click on the 'Donate Now' button below. To make a gift via mail, please make your check out to Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, note School of Science and any additional designation(s) in the memo section, and mail to our secure lockbox at:

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Gifts Processing Center
P.O. Box 3164
Boston, MA 02241-3164

If you have any questions or for more information about other methods of giving to the School of Science, please contact Jennifer Shephard at 518-276-3827 or shepaj2@rpi.edu.

All gifts are tax-deductible to the full extent of the Internal Revenue Code.