Houses of Worship

The houses of worship in the Troy area welcome students to their religious services and to their communities. The organizations listed  here are within walking distance or not far from campus. Please use the contact information below to find out more information regarding times of worship and other activities. The list below was provided by the campus Chaplains Office. Please contact (518) 276-6518 if you need further information or have questions about local houses of worship.

Houses of Worship

African Methodist Episcopal Zion

Fifth Avenue AME Zion Church189 Fifth Ave, Troy(518) 235-2700

American Baptist

Mt. Ida Community Baptist Church560 Congress Street, Troy(518) 273-8561


Redemption Church of Christ1511 Sixth Avenue, Watervliet(518) 272-7848


Holy Cross Armenian Apostolic255 Spring Avenue, Troy(518) 274-1477
United Armenian CalvaryEagle Street, Troy(518) 274-1651


Baha'is of Albany (518) 512-9995


Bethel Baptist Church2165 Fifth Avenue, Troy(518) 274-4303
Grace Baptist Church612 Fourth Avenue, Troy(518) 233-1334
Temple Baptist Church142 Lower Newton Road, Waterford(518) 664-8658



KTC Buddhist Meditation & Study Center

Meetings at Doane Stuart School

199 Washington Avenue, Rensselaer(518) 434-7420


Cornerstone Christian Church183 Schoolhouse Road, Albany(518) 862-0944
East Ridge Community Church 80 Vandenburgh Ave, Troy(518) 629-4848
Good Ground Family Church49 Johnston Avenue, Cohoes(518) 233-0398
Light of the World Christian Church28 Sparrowbush Road, Latham(518) 786-3528
Loudonville Community Church374 Loudon Road, Loudonville(518) 426-0751
New Hope Ministries 334 Second Avenue, Albany(518) 449-3288

Redeeming Love Gospel Church

42 Woodward Avenue, Troy(518) 272-0571
Terra Nova Church409 River Street (Rev Hall), Troy(518) 833-0504
Victorious Life Christian Church1838 Fifth Avenue, Troy(518) 272-4237
Living Hope Community Church458 Old Niskayuna Road, Latham(518) 785-8888

Christian & Missionary Alliance

Green Hills Alliance Church761 Hoosick Road, Troy(518) 279-0000

Christian Science

First Church of Christ, Scientist555 Delaware Avenue, Delmar(518) 475-9539

Church of Christ

Disciples of Christ500 Brunswick Road, Troy(518) 279-1588

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints411 Loudon Road, Loudonville(518) 462-4581
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints728 Madison Avenue, Albany(518) 426-2937

Coptic Orthodox

St. Mary's & St. George's Coptic Orthodox Church820 Madison Avenue, Albany(518) 489-2537


Pleasantdale Covenant Church155 New Turnpike Road, Troy(518) 235-5101

Eastern Catholic

St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church2410 Fourth Avenue, Watervliet(518) 273-6752

Eastern Orthodox

St. Basil's Greek Orthodox Church909 River Street, Troy(518) 273-8923
St. Basil's Russian Orthodox Church6 Lansing Avenue, Watervliet(518) 279-6262
St. Nicholas Ukrainian Orthodox Church376 Third Street, Troy(518) 274-5482


Trinity Episcopal Church585 Fourth Avenue, Troy(518) 235-3873
Oaks of Righteousness2954 6th Avenue, Troy(518) 423-5022
St. John's Episcopal Church146 First Street, Troy(518) 274-5884 
St. Paul's Episcopal Church58 Third Street, Troy(518) 273-7351


Grace Fellowship20 Delatour Road, Watervliet(518) 785-4959
Grace Fellowship North1 Enterprise Avenue, Halfmoon(518) 


Friends Meeting Of Albany 727 Madison Avenue, Albany(518) 436-8812


Hindu Temple450 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville(518) 459-7272


Masjid Al-Hidaya2339 15th Street, Troy(518) 274-0137

Jehovah's Witnesses

Jehovah's Witnesses 20 Cooksboro Road, Troy(518) 663-5068


Berith Sholom Congregation (Reform)167 Third Street, Troy(518) 272-8872
Beth Tephilah Synagogue (Orthodox)82 River Street, Troy(518) 272-3182
RPI- Sage Hillel3536 Rensselaer Union, 110 Eighth Street, Troy(518) 276-6518
Temple Beth El (Conservative)411 Hoosick Street, Troy(518) 272-6113


Faith Lutheran Church50 Leversee Road, North Troy(518) 237-4641
Poestenkill Evangelical Lutheran 722 Round Top Road, Poestenkill(518) 283-6045
Prince of Peace Lutheran, Clifton Park4 Northeast Drive, Clifton Park(518) 371-2226
Prince of Peace Lutheran, North Troy426 Third Avenue, North Troy(518) 235-3664
Gilead Lutheran 308 Brick Church Road, Center Brunswick(518) 279-9270


Saint Ann- Maronite Catholic Church1919 Third Avenue, Watervilet(518) 272-6073


Faith & Love Fellowship85 Washington Street, Rensselaer (518) 436-0114
Full Gospel Tabernacle 487 Third Avenue Extension, Rensselaer (518) 283-4254


Brunswick Presbyterian Church42 White Church Lane, Troy(518) 279-3792
First United Presbyterian Church of Troy1915 Fifth Avenue, Troy(518) 272-2771
Korean Presbyterian Church of Albany7 Knox Drive, Schenectady (518) 355-1564
Oakwood Presbyterian Church 313 Tenth Street, Troy(518) 277-2434
Third Presbyterian Church 113 Winter Street, Troy(518) 283-2420

Roman Catholic

Christ Sun of Justice Chapel + Cultural Center2125 Burdett Avenue, Troy (On Campus) (518) 274-7793 or (518) 276-6518

Salvation Army

Troy Temple Corps410 River Street, Troy(518) 271-8580

Seventh Day Adventist

Joy of Troy Community Seventh- Day Adventist Church600 Third Avenue, Troy(518) 273-6400
Seventh Day Adventist Church168 South Allen Street, Albany(518) 465-7814

Ukrainian National

Blessed Virgin Mary Ukrainian Catholic Church459 Second Street, Troy(518) 274-5318

Unitarian- Universalist 

First Unitarian Universalist Society Of Albany405 Washington Avenue, Albany(518) 463-7135

United Methodist

Center Brunswick United Methodist 990 Hoosick Road, Troy(518) 279-4778
Christ Church United Methodist35 State Street, Troy(518) 272-8392
Hope United Methodist Church 566 Brunswick Road, Troy(518) 279-1403
Pawling Avenue United Methodist 520 Pawling Avenue, Troy(518) 273-6859

Various Denominations

Sikh Gurudwara11 Michigan Avenue, East Greenbush(518) 477-8272


Religious Services

Visit Campus Chaplains Office located in the Rensselaer Student Union, Room 3514.

Phone: (518) 276-6518