Join us in celebrating RISD’s Class of 2023
Saturday, June 3 at 9 am
Amica Mutual Pavilon
One LaSalle Square, Providence, RI
Graduate Hooding Ceremony
Friday, June 2 at 1:30 pm
First Baptist Church in America
75 North Main Street, Providence, RI
In late February, each graduating student can reserve six free tickets for guests and may request up to an additional six tickets as needed. Additional ticket requests will be filled based on availability. Only graduating students can request tickets.
Bookmark and check this page to learn about this year’s ceremony, related events and other information as updates come available.
To learn more about Commencement at RISD, you may also watch or read about last year’s ceremony below.
Letter of invitation for international guests
If you are traveling from outside the US and require a visa, you will need an official letter of invitation from RISD. Graduating students should contact International Student and Scholar Affairs to begin the invitation process as soon as possible.