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DUE TO COVID-19, CLASSES ARE BEING HELD REMOTELY FROM MARCH 30–MAY 22. FIND UPDATES ON OUR HEALTH & WELLNESS SITE AND FROM THE CDC.

Pivoting to Fight the Pandemic

RISD makers are helping to address the nationwide shortage of personal protective equipment.

Learning Together at Home

Alumna Bethany Koby of Tech Will Save Us is offering families new ideas for learning through making during the pandemic.

Generating Relief—from Home

Interior architect Colin Stief brings the local design community together to support those on the frontlines of COVID-19 in NYC.

Updates on Upcoming Events + Programs

President Somerson shares plans for Commencement, summer programs and more in light of the unpredictable nature of the pandemic.

Remote Learning Begins

An update from the president regarding the resumption of spring classes the week of March 30.

RISD Community Town Hall

President Somerson, Provost Kleinman and others address questions about the impact of COVID-19 on teaching and learning this spring.

Due to COVID-19, RISD Transitions to Remote Learning

To protect its community and ensure the successful completion of spring semester, RISD calls for unity and radical imagination in the face of uncharted territory.