Holiday Shipping Information: For customers that want standard Ground delivery by the Christmas Holiday, we recommend that orders be placed by Monday, December 15th. If you order after that date, you must choose 2nd Day Air shipping to ensure delivery by the Christmas Holiday.

December 19th at Noon (East Coast Time) is the deadline to have merchandise ship via UPS 2nd Day Air service.

We will not be able to guarantee delivery by the Christmas Holiday for anything ordered after Noon (East Coast Time) on Friday, December 19th. If you are purchasing a Chair, Diploma Frame or any item shipped directly from a vendor, be aware that it takes up to 4 - 6 weeks and it may not arrive for the Holiday.

NOTE: We will be closed from Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 2pm until Monday, January 5, 2015 at 8:30am. During this time, the store will still be receiving orders, but we will not process them until we return on January 5th.

The RPI Bookstore is an independent college bookstore that is part of the Rensselaer Student Union. We are located on the Lower Level of the Rensselaer Student Union, corner of 15th Street and Sage Avenue in Troy, NY. Our Bookstore offers a large variety of Rensselaer apparel, accessories, and gift items for students, friends, and family.

In-Store Pickup is now a delivery option! Make sure to put the recipient's local Troy, NY address and contact information in as the Shipping Address and we will contact them once the order is ready. Sales tax will be assessed on the order at the applicable New York State sales tax rate.

Please allow us 2 - 3 business days to process your order. Once your order has shipped, UPS Ground will take approximately 5 to 7 business days to arrive and UPS 2nd Day Air will take 2 business days to arrive. You should receive an e-mail with your UPS Tracking number when your order ships from our store. With the exception of the special order merchandise on the CHAIRS and DIPLOMA FRAMES page, orders are fulfilled from our store on the Troy, NY campus.

Foreign Orders: Please contact us at to place your order. The Yahoo! system currently will only accept Domestic US orders. We will contact you for your approval if there are additional shipping charges for your order.

For more details, visit our campus website on the link Go to the RPI Bookstore at the bottom left of the toolbar.

If you do not see something you are looking for,
send an e-mail to or call us at 518-276-6555.

Website orders are picked from available stock on our sales floor in Troy, NY.