student hub


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Make the most of what you make

At RISD, each semester, class and project is different from the next, for every student in their own way. Here you will discover a range of resources that will inspire you, help refine your work and ensure equitable learning spaces for all students. 

Among many forms of support, a student success project manager is available to help build learning plans and connect you with resources that ensure academic success.


Quick links

Student planning

Build and manage your course plan and stay on top of degree requirements.

Canvas login

Engage with online coursework and access materials through our learning management system.

Course catalogue

Plan your academic year and check out class offerings across all departments and degree programs.

Academic calendar

Stay aware of important school-year milestones, from course registration to crit week.

Academic advising

Learn how full-time faculty advisors help you reach important milestones on your path to academic success.

Departments and programs

Learn about degree options, faculty and more within RISD’s academic departments and programs.

Graduate study

Go to our online destination for all things advanced study, including research support opportunities.

Academic policies

The fine print, including the academic code of conduct, grading policies and much more.


Find out how to order your official transcript or access an unofficial copy for your records.


Access your registration, class schedule, financial aid and billing info, and other important records.

Media Resources

Check out cameras, projectors and audio equipment for developing and presenting work.

Installation site permit

Apply for permission to install projects according to campus fire and life safety codes.

Adobe Creative Cloud

Set up an account for access to Adobe’s suite of cloud-based creative software.