Facilities + Resources

Laptop Requirement

Sophomores entering the Graphic Design Department are required to purchase a laptop computer, software, upgrades and insurance specified by the department. For more information, call the department at 401 454-6171.

Computer Resources

  • 15-seat Macintosh computer lab
  • Three HP DesignJet wide-format plotters
  • Epson Expression 10000XL scanner
  • MakerBot Replicator 2 3D printer
  • Graphtec CE6000 vinyl cutting plotter
  • Numerous Xerox Phaser color printers and HP LaserJet black and white printers
  • Photographic lighting studio

Traditional Typesetting + Printing Facilities

  • Vandercook proofing presses
  • Extensive collection of wood and metal type
  • Anderson & Vreeland Orbital VIII Polymer PlateMaker
  • Fastbind Elite XT perfect binding machine
  • Two Wiro binding machines
  • Light tables
  • Papermaking studio
  • Silkscreen studio

Departments

Apparel Design Architecture Ceramics Digital + Media Experimental and Foundation Studies Film / Animation / Video Furniture Design Glass Graduate Studies Graphic Design History of Art + Visual Culture History, Philosophy + the Social Sciences Illustration Industrial Design Interior Architecture Jewelry + Metalsmithing Landscape Architecture Literary Arts + Studies Painting Photography Printmaking Sculpture Teaching + Learning in Art + Design Textiles