Hall of FameThe Rensselaer Alumni Hall of Fame is designed to permanently preserve, celebrate, and widely communicate the long and exceptional heritage of Rensselaer. To date, 79 alumni and friends of the Institute have been inducted 79 alumni. They have made outstanding and far-reaching accomplishments that have benefited the world and brought much pride to the Rensselaer family.

The nominations process has begun for the 2017 class of inductees into the Rensselaer Alumni Hall of Fame. Nominations are due by June 3, 2016. Additional information, including the current members of the Rensselaer Alumni Hall of Fame and a nomination form, is available online.

All nominations received will be researched, rated by a Selection Committee for inclusion on the ballot, voted on by the Balloting Committee, and validated by the Selection Committee. The Balloting Committee consists of a representative number of no less than 150 individuals, including Rensselaer alumni, students, faculty, staff, administrators, and trustees.

The new class of inductees will be announced in June 2017, with recognition at a public ceremony in the fall of 2017.

If you have questions about the Rensselaer Alumni Hall of Fame, contact Peter Pedone at pedonp@rpi.edu or (518) 276-6061.