Online Shopping

Forgot to visit us when you were in Troy? Looking for the perfect gift? Want to surprise a Rensselaer someone?

Visit us online at, and you will find:

  • Textbook and Course Material information
  • Paper, pens, notebooks
  • Lab safety gear
  • Specialty notebooks
  • Art & Architecture supplies
  • Computers, USB drives, Hard drives
  • Headphones, cables & connectors
  • T-shirts, sweatshirts and winter gear
  • Tumblers, mugs and glassware
  • Much, much more...

If you saw it in the store, you can find it online!

A few notes about :

 - Online orders are fulfilled from our Troy location. If an item / size is out of stock in Troy, the option to order it online will not be present.

 - As new items arrive in the store, they will start to appear online as well.

 - Styles and designs of merchandise change over time and it is possible that something you saw may no longer be available.

 - Gift card orders that are the sole item in the order will have the $7.50 shipping charge removed. This shows up at the end of the checkout process.

 - Orders can be shipped or designated for In Store Pickup.

 - Students can pay by credit card (American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa) or charge to their Bursar Account.



Orders from our website will contain a packing slip with instructions to perform a return. If you wish to return or exchange something, we ask that you do it within 30 days from your purchase. All clearance items are final and cannot be returned. Please include the return slip and a note explaining what you would like to return or exchange. Customers will be responsible for the return shipping cost.


Please use one of the following addresses for sending back your online order return.

Online Order Return Shipping Addresses
via US Postal Service  via UPS / Fed Ex

Rensselaer Collegiate Store

Student Union Building

110 8th Street

Troy, NY  12180

Rensselaer Collegiate Store

Corner of 15th Street & Sage Avenue

Troy, NY  12180

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

About Rensselaer Collegiate Store

The Rensselaer Collegiate Store is located on first floor of the Rensselaer Student Union.

Operating Hours

Sunday: Closed
Monday - Friday: 9:00 am-7:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm

Academic Break Hours of Operation

Family Weekend Extended Hours:

Thursday: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Saturday: 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Sunday: 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM


Contact Info

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

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

Phone & Mailing

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

Mailing Address

Rensselaer Collegiate Store

Rensselaer Student Union
110 8th Street
Troy, NY 12180