"Beyond" Activities

Continue exploring and enjoying all Rensselaer has to offer throughout the Fall semester. Join in on signature events, show your school spirit at RPI Athletic games, engage with clubs and organizations, and explore resources that are here to support you. 

Rensselaer Libraries' Open House
Wednesday, August 31 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Stop by our fun annual event where you’ll visit stations throughout the library. Meet helpful staff and discover useful library services. Indulge in ice cream, receive a goodie bag, and enter to win raffle prizes. Prizes include a Kindle, gift cards to local eateries, and RPI hockey tickets!

Women’s Field Hockey vs. Hartwick
Thursday, September 1, 5 p.m., Renwyck Turf

 Cheer on the Engineers in their home opener! 

Women’s Soccer vs. Oneonta
Thursday, September 1, 7 p.m., ECAV Stadium

Cheer on the Engineers in this night cap game at ECAV!  

Troy Waterfront Farmer's Market
Saturday, September 3, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Downtown Troy

Hundreds of farm stands, vendors, shops, and artisan goods all in downtown Troy! Take part in this tradition of grabbing a cup of coffee and meandering the Troy Farmer’s Market that so many students enjoy.  

Football vs. Dickinson College
Saturday, September 3, 12 p.m., ECAV Stadium

Cheer on the Engineers in their home opener!

Men’s Soccer vs. UMass Boston
Saturday, September 3, 6:30 p.m., ECAV Stadium

Cheer on the Engineers in this night cap game at ECAV!

Chapel and Cultural Center Welcome Picnic
Sunday, September 4, 6 p.m.- 8 p.m., Chapel & Cultural Center

Good food, games, fun, and fellowship. Join us rain or shine. Make new friends and bring some along too!


Activities Fair and Fraternity/Sorority Round Up
Saturday, September 10, 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Check out the Rensselaer Union’s 200+ clubs and organizations as they formally recruit new members! Fraternities and Sororities will also be available to meet and greet. Check back for more information and a list of clubs that will be there. 

44th Annual NSBE/SHPE Career Fair
Wednesday September 28-Friday, September 30

Every fall, both NSBE and SHPE work together to bring the biggest recruiting event of the year to RPI.  The 44th NSBE/SHPE Career Fair will be held on September 28th - 30th, 2022 from 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM. September 30th is tentatively scheduled in-person fair Register at https://rpicareerfair.org/ 


Troy Night Out
Friday, September 30, 5 p.m.

Every Troy Night Out, the streets of downtown come alive with music and culture beckoning you to discover local businesses, art galleries, fine restaurants, and unique boutiques of all varieties. Held the last Friday of every month, Troy Night Out is the perfect time to Enjoy Troy, with specials, sales, and promotions around every corner.

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