Through on-campus events, online resources, portfolio reviews throughout North America and more, the Admissions Office helps prospective students discover how graduate programs at RISD can advance their creative practice. Expert staff are available to answer questions, provide information and help applicants connect with specific departments.

Deadlines

Sep 1

Acceptance of graduate applications begins

Jan 10

Graduate application deadline

Face-to-face

Visit us in Providence

Meet Admissions staff and current students and learn about RISD's graduate programs.

Attend a National Portfolio Day

Bring your portfolio to an event near you and get detailed feedback from RISD representatives.

Explore financial aid

Find out about various options available to help you meet the cost of graduate study at RISD.