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Campus information programs

Presented by the Admissions Office, these programs provide introductions to our graduate programs, learning resources, community and application process. Each event also offers a guided tour of campus, with an emphasis on graduate facilities. Programs begin in the Admissions Office in Woods-Gerry House (62 Prospect Street). The presentation and tour typically take two hours or more and reservations are required.

Friday, April 12, 2019 from 4–6 pm (followed by Grad Open Studios)
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Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 4–6 pm (followed by Grad Show Opening Night)
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Thursday, May 30, 2018 from 1–3 pm (followed by the Grad Show)
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Online information programs

If you are not able to travel to Providence, an online information program provides a similar introduction to our graduate programs, learning resources, community and campus. We’ll also describe the steps to apply for admission and financial aid.

Thursday, May 16, 2019 from 12–1 pm
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Campus map

Bayard Ewing Building (BEB)

231 South Main St

Providence, RI

Architecture studios + office, Landscape Architecture studios + office, BEB Gallery, Liberal Arts classrooms

Driving directions.

Industrial Design (ID)

161 South Main St

Providence, RI

Industrial Design studios + office, ID Gallery, Experimental + Foundation Studies studios

Driving directions.

Colonial Apartments

175-185 Benefit St

Providence, RI

Dexter House

187 Benefit St

Providence, RI

Dwight House

191-197 Benefit St

Providence, RI

Dunnell House

16 Angell St

Providence, RI

Congdon House

2 Congdon St

Providence, RI

Carpenter House

1 Congdon St

Providence, RI

Pardon Miller House

48 Angell St

Providence, RI

Alumni House

Providence, RI

What Cheer Studios

28 Meeting St

Providence, RI

Tillinghast Estate

Providence, RI

Woods-Gerry House

62 Prospect St

Providence, RI

Admissions, Campus Exhibitions, Woods-Gerry Gallery

Driving directions.

Plantations Barn Building

345 South Main

Providence, RI

Fones Cottage

Providence, RI

Barstow House

62 Waterman St

Providence, RI

Larned House

71 Angell St

Providence, RI

Counseling + Psychological Services

72 Pine Street

Providence, RI

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) 5th Floor

Driving directions.

Nickerson Hall

55 Angell St

Providence, RI

East Hall

48 Waterman St

Providence, RI

Metcalf Refectory (The Met)

55 Angell St

Providence, RI

Homer Hall / Health Services

55 Angell St

Providence, RI

South Hall

30 Waterman St

Providence, RI

Nightingale House

59 Prospect St

Providence, RI

123 Dyer Street

123 Dyer St

Providence, RI

Hay Building
Alumni Relations
Budget Office
Compliance
Controller's Office
Government Relations
Information Technology Services (ITS)
Institutional Engagement
Media Group
Payroll Office
Risk Management

Driving directions.

Memorial Hall

226 Benefit St

Providence, RI

Painting studios + office, Painting Gallery, Printmaking studios, Tap Room

Driving directions.

Carr House

210 Benefit St

Providence, RI

Carr Haus Café, Center for Student Involvement (CSI), Office of Intercultural Student Engagement (ISE), Office of International Student Services (OISS), RISD Global, Student Affairs

Driving directions.

Waterman Building / Nature Lab

13 Waterman St

Providence, RI

Edna W. Lawrence Nature Lab
Experimental + Foundation Studies studios + office
Waterman Gallery

Driving directions.

Metcalf Building

7-14 North Main St

Providence, RI

Ceramics, Glass, Jewelry + Metalsmithing and Sculpture studios + offices
Foundry
Wood Shop
Metal Fabrication Facility

Driving directions.

College Building

Two College St

Providence, RI

Architecture + Design Division office
Environmental Health + Safety Office
Experimental + Foundation Studies studios
Liberal Arts classrooms + division/faculty offices
Textiles studios + office
Tutoring Center
Center for Arts & Language
Environmental Health + Safety

Driving directions.

Bank Building / risd:store 3D

27 North Main St

Providence, RI

risd:store 3D (materials supply)
Furniture Design studios
Graduate Gallery

Driving directions.

Central Power Plant (CPP)

Providence, RI

Central Power Plant (CPP)

Driving directions.

Chace Center

20 North Main St

Providence, RI

1st floor: RISD Museum entrance, Michael P. Metcalf Auditorium, RISD WORKS (Museum shop)
2nd floor: Dryfoos Student Media Gallery, Gelman Student Exhibitions Gallery
3rd floor (lobby): Museum Special Exhibitions Galleries
4th floor: Minskoff Center for Prints, Drawings and Photographs 5th floor: Experimental + Foundation Studies studios

Driving directions.

Market House

27 Market Sq

Providence, RI

Fine Arts Division office
Fine Arts/Experimental + Foundation Studies Computer Lab

Driving directions.

RISD Auditorium

17 Canal Walk

Providence, RI

Auditorium
Media Resources
upper floors: Film/Animation/Video studios + office

Driving directions.

Design Center / risd:store

30 North Main St

Providence, RI

1st floor: risd:store + Watermark Café, Graphic Design office, Graphic Design Gallery, mail services

2nd–9th floors: Graphic Design and Photography classrooms + studios, computer lab, Type Shop, Red Eye Gallery

Driving directions.

189 Canal

189 Canal St

Providence, RI

Apparel Design studios + offices.

Driving directions.

Fletcher

Providence, RI

Center for Integrative Technologies (CIT) Mason Building

169 Weybosset St

Providence, RI

Continuing Education classrooms, Continuing Education computer labs, Digital + Media studios + office, Graduate Studies office + studios (Glass, Graphic Design, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, Textiles), Interior Architecture studios + office, RI Campus Compact, Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design classrooms + office

Driving directions.

Prov Wash

20 Washington St

Providence, RI

Academic Advising
Academic Affairs
Career Center
Continuing Education Lab
Executive Education (RISD EE)
Federal Perkins Loan Office
Finance and Administration
Furniture Design
General Counsel
Human Resources
Institutional Research
Integrated Planning
ITS Service Desk
President's Office
Provost's Office
Registrar’s Office
RISD Global (including European Honors Program)
RISD Research
Student Employment
Student Financial Services (Financial Aid)
Title IX Office

Driving directions.

15 West

15 Westminster Street

Providence, RI

Archives
Dining & Catering
Fleet Library
Portfolio Café

Driving directions.

173 Benefit Street

173 Benefit Street

Providence, RI

Construction Planning and Management office

Driving directions.