News

Our webstreamJan 23, 2022

it's back up yall!

WRPI back on air, Webstream downNov 08, 2021

WRPI is back on air at 91.5 fm! Unfortunately, this website's stream is down. We are working to fix this.

WRPI Meetings - Spring 2020 SemesterJan 14, 2020


If you are a student and interested in joining or getting involved at WRPI, there are a few times during the week you're sure to be able to meet members and learn about membership.
  • General Meetings - 1st Sunday of Every Month at 4PM (DCC-337)
  • Executive Committee Meetings - Every Friday 4:30PM (WRPI Lounge DCC Basement)
  • Tech Time - Every Saturday at 6PM (WRPI Lounge DCC Basement)
  • Tech Meeting - Every Saturday at 5:30PM (Before Tech Time) (WRPI Tech Room DCC Basement)

Member At Large Lesson Hours are 4-5PM on Fridays, stop by to start learning how to be a DJ!

Feel free to come by the lounge any time during the day! Many members relax and hang out there in between classes and can chat about the radio station.

WRPI Meetings

About us

WRPI is the campus radio station at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. We broadcast 365 days a year at 10,000 effective watts from our tower in North Greenbush, New York, which gives WRPI an approximate listening radius of 75 miles. Our offices and studios are located on the Rensselaer campus in the Darrin Communications Center. Our programming includes a wide range of alternative and experimental music, cultural and public affairs programs, live local bands, special events and sports simulcasts.

Contact us

On-air phone: (518) 276-6248
Business phone: (518) 276-2648
Address: WRPI
1 WRPI Plaza
Troy, NY 12180

Featured shows

Office Hours

Tuesday
10:00PM-12:00AM

In a world full of chaos, this two hours makes it worse.
Tales from the Bottomless Pit

Tuesday
9:00PM-10:00PM

Tales from the Bottomless Pit is a show that'll play mystery and horror from radio shows past. From the chilling, cryptic, and creepy, are you prepared to listen to what the Pit has to offer?
The Blowfish

Wednesday
3:00PM-5:00PM

Music and other sounds
The Devil's Hour

Monday
12:00AM-1:00AM

At this hour, the veil between the living and the dead is the thinnest. Spirits make their way into our world, where they travel through the radio waves and enter the minds of mortals...
Lunar Effect

Friday
9:00PM-12:00AM

We listen to all sorts of music, plus radio dramas, stories, and occasional introspective thoughts.
Face Plant

Wednesday
8:00PM-10:00PM

I play whatever I’m feeling that day: indie, rock, blues. Tune in if you like good music!
Chaos Theory

Thursday
8:00PM-10:00PM

A WTF mix of Psychedelic and New Wave era Rock!!!!