The Rensselaer academic experience brings many new and exciting challenges to many of our fine and talented students. Adjusting to these challenges takes time, commitment, and an organized approach to studying. At Rensselaer, we strive to support your sons or daughters by offering various academic support services.
Advising and Learning Assistance Center (ALAC)
The Advising & Learning Assistance Center (ALAC) provides support and training for students, faculty, and staff to promote personal and academic growth among Rensselaer’s students. They seek to develop independent learners through education, academic intervention and advising, in collaboration with the Rensselaer community. ALAC offers services for:
Dean of Students Office (DOSO)
The Dean of Students Office is focused on the overall development of Rensselaer students. The programs housed within the office are valuable resources and we encourage the campus community to take advantage of what they have to offer:
Office of the Student Experience (SE) / First-Year Experience (FYE)
The Student Experience office and Office of the First-Year Experience are the first stops for you, whether you’re a first time college student, a parent, or an experienced transfer or graduate student. Support services offered include: