Spring Break Details, Events, and Resources for Students

Parking & Transportation

CAMPUS SHUTTLE SERVICE

The last day the Campus Shuttle will be operating before the Spring Break will be Friday, March 12th. The Shuttles will run from 7:00 AM until 11:00 PM on March 12th. The shuttle will resume service on Monday, March 21st.

An on-call shuttle will be available at the following dates and times:

Downtown Shuttle hours for March 14, 2016 through March 18, 2016

Monday March 14: 8:00am-8:30pm Last call at 8:15pm

Tuesday March 15: 8:00am-8:30pm Last call at 8:15pm

Wednesday March 16: 8:00am-4:30pm Last call at 4:15pm

Thursday March 17: Not available

Friday March 18: Not available

 

RPI HOLIDAY SHUTTLE INFORMATION

The Parking and Transportation Department in conjunction with CDTA will provide transportation to/from the Albany International Airport, Rensselaer Rail Station, and Albany Bus Station for Spring Break on Friday, 3/11/16 from 12p-4p and 6a-10a on Saturday, 3/12/16. Return transportation will occur on Sunday, 3/20/15 from 4p-8p. To arrange transportation please call 518-276-6616 Monday thru Friday from 8a-3:30p. The last day to arrange transportation will be 3:30p on Thursday, 3/10/16. Passengers are asked to allow at least 45 minutes of travel time to RPI and note that pick-up times are approximate. For return trips, the CDTA bus will stop first at the CDTA stop at the airport, then at the front doors of the Albany bus terminal on Hamilton Street, and lastly the East Street bus shelter just outside the rail station. In addition, your luggage must be able to fit on your lap while riding the shuttles.

 

STUDENT PARKING

During this time permit holders (BR, EH, FE, FN, FS, PG, and PT) may park in the yellow striped section of North Lot or in the single row closest to E-Complex. The parking gates will be in the open position. A valid RPI permit is required to park in any lot, even if the parking gate is raised. Please display your valid RPI permit properly.

 

Spring Break Activities and Events

March 12: Boston Bus Trip

Cost: $20 per person, RPI students only
Bus will leave from Student Union at 7 am and depart from Quincy Market to return to RPI at 6 pm
*Bus trip is FULL as of 3/10/16*

Please call Residence Life at x6284 if you have any questions

 

March 15: Movie Night in the Union

CANCELED - Check out the RSA Game night Wednesday 3/16 in DCC 318

 

March 16: RSA Games & Movies

6-10 pm
DCC 318
Free food and drinks!

 

March 17:  Bowling at Uncle Sam Lanes

6-8pm
Uncle Sam Lanes (right next to Blitman)
Join other RPI students for some bowling action at Uncle Sam's Bowling Alley!
Bring your college ID and pay $6 to bowl for an hour and half. 

 

Building Hours of Operation

 

LIBRARY

Date

Hours

March 11th

7:30am – 5pm

March 12th-13th

CLOSED

March 14th-18th

7:30am – 5pm

March 19th

10am – 6pm

March 20th

12pm - 8pm

 

HEALTH CENTER

8:30am - 5pm Monday-Friday

Walk-in or call (518)276-6287 for an appointment

 

CAMPUS DINING

Location

March 11

March 12

March 13

March 14-18

March 19

March 20

The Commons

7:30am – 7:30pm

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4:30pm – 7:30pm

Blitman

7:00am – 10:00am

 

Dinner Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

5:00pm – 8:00pm

BARH

7:30am – 10:00am

 

Dinner Closed

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5:00pm – 7:00pm

Burdett Store

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8:00pm – 11:00pm

Russell Sage Dining Hall

7:00am -2:00pm

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Faculty & Staff Dining

11:30am-1:30pm

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Jazzman's Café at DCC

7:30am-3:00pm

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Beanery @ Sage Labs

Closed

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Lally Galley

Closed

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The Library Café

8:00am-3:00pm

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8:00am-3:00pm

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McNeil Room

11:00am-2:30pm

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11:00am-2:30pm

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Rathskeller Dining

11:00am-7:00pm

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

11:00am-Midnight

Ben and Jerry's

Closed

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Father's Marketplace

7:30am-9:00pm

9:30am-5:00pm

Closed

7:30am-5:00pm

Closed

9:30am-2:00am

Moe's

11:00am – 9:00pm

11:00am – 9:00pm

11:00am – 9:00pm

11:00am – 9:00pm

11:00am – 9:00pm

11:00am – 11:00pm

Evelyn's Café

11:30-3:00pm

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

Closed

 

CLUBHOUSE PUB

The clubhouse pub will be closed throughout the duration of break, beginning at 8PM Friday, March 11th.

 

RENSSELAER STUDENT UNION

Date

Hours

March 12th

9am – 9:30pm

March 13th

9am – 9:30pm

March 14th – March 18th

8am – 8pm

March 19th

9am - 7pm

March 20th

9am – 10pm

 

MUELLER CENTER & 87 GYM

 

 

About Student Activities

There are endless opportunities to get involved in clubs, organizations, and campus programming.

Operating Hours

Rensselaer Union Student Activities staff members are available 9-5, Monday - Friday, when the Institute is open.

Social Media

Contact Info

General Questions - activities@rpi.edu

Cameron McLean, Director mcleac2@rpi.edu

Maria Francese, Assistant Director

Rafael Gonzalez, Assistant Director