Rensselaer Collegiate Store

Your Campus Spirit Center

The Rensselaer Collegiate Store is now managed by Follett.

Visit our website at to view textbook information and purchase Rensselaer merchandise.


Summer Hours

Our Summer schedule is Monday thru Friday, 9am to 5pm. We will be closed on Saturdays and Sundays during the summer. Additionally, we are also closed on Monday, May 28th (Memorial Day) and Tuesday, July 4th (Independence Day). The store will close at 1:30pm on Wednesday, June 21st due to a scheduled power shutdown of the Rensselaer Union. We will resume an extended hours schedule just before the start of the Fall 2017 semester.


Shop Online

Our website offers a wide variety of Rensselaer merchandise. If you saw it in our store, you can find it online. Among the items online are:

  • Textbooks - information and ordering
  • Course related supplies
  • Art and Architecture supplies
  • Lab safety gear
  • Binders, filler paper, notebooks, lab notebooks
  • Pens, pencils, erasers and markers
  • Hoodies, tees, sweatpants and other clothing
  • Tumblers, lanyards and other Rensselaer logo gifts

Customers of our website can have their order shipped to their home or they can pick up their order in our store. We accept American Express, Discover Card, Visa and MasterCard as payment. Students can also choose to pay by using their Rensselaer Identification Number (RIN) and have their purchased billed to their Student E-Bill. 


Directions to the Store

On the first floor of the Rensselaer Student Union, the Rensselaer Collegiate Store is convenient to students traveling back and forth from campus to dormitory and those dining in the McNeil Room or Rathskeller. 

We are located at the intersection of 15th Street & Sage Avenue, Troy, NY 12180

Phone: (518) 276-6555

Operating Hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed


Rensselaer Student Union, 1st Floor

Contact Info

Questions, Comment or Suggestion?

If you have a comment or suggestion please feel free to email the Rensselaer Collegiate Store at You may also call the Rensselaer Collegiate Store any time at (518) 276-6555 and leave a message.

Additional Information

Store Manager: Ken Palmer

Bookstore Office (518) 276-6555 
Bookstore Fax (518) 276-6507


Mailing Address

Rensselaer Collegiate Store, Rensselaer Student Union
110 8th Street
Troy, NY 12180