Main address + phone number

Rhode Island School of Design
Two College Street
Providence, RI 02903-2784

phone: 401 454-6100
toll-free: 800 364-RISD

Map and information about visiting campus

Emergencies on campus: call 401 454-6666

RISD Public Safety responds 24/7. Visit in the event of a campus-wide emergency.

Contacting specific people + offices

To contact a member of the campus community, use the search icon at the top of each page and search by last name.

You can also email just about anyone who works or studies at RISD using this standard formula: first initial of first name + first seven letters of last name

Phone numbers and other contact information for RISD offices are available in this online directory.

For questions about this website, contact us at this email address.

Copies of transcripts, diplomas, certificates

The RISD Registrar can help with requests for copies of degree program transcripts and/or diplomas.
request a copy of your transcript
request a new copy of your diploma

If you took courses of completed a RISD|CE certificate program, you can request a transcript at

Applying to RISD

Information about applying to RISD is available at RISD Admissions. For questions about the process, please email

Information about RISD’s wide range of Continuing Education classes, summer programs, workshops and certificate programs for children and adults is available at the RISD|CE website. Please direct questions to