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Rensselaer Advantage Dollars: The Ultimate in Flexibility and Convenience

RAD is a declining balance account tied to your Campus Access Card and is accepted on campus. Your RAD account will give you the utmost flexibility, variety and value.

Use your RAD account and get MORE:

Spending Power

  • RAD Dollars can be added directly to your campus ID card and used at all dining hall and Hospitality Services locations on campus including Fathers and BARH marketplace
  • Nonfood items can also be purchased with RAD
  • Use your RAD Dollars to treat your family and friends to a meal in any dining location
  • Vending Purchases
  • Tax exempt on all food and drink related purchases
  • Balances carry over from year to year, and any balance greater than $10 will be reimbursed


  • Safer than cash or credit cards
  • Parent peace-of-mind


  • One card for everything you need
  • Your Campus Access Card does it all

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Contact Us

If you have questions regarding your Rensselaer Advantage Card, please contact:

Campus Card Office
Student Union Building
Room 1502
110 8th Street
Troy, New York 12180-3590
(518) 276-6670
Hours: Monday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. EST

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