Student Hub

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Student Hub

Find your student life here

A lot goes into making a RISD education a uniquely rewarding experience. With that in mind, we invite you to take advantage of this digital destination for finding the resources you need to succeed and thrive.

Fall 2021 begins with “near normal” COVID protocols

With the RISD community reaching more than 85% vaccinated against COVID-19, campus is reopening this fall with loosened restrictions. Physical distancing is no longer required and gathering limits have been lifted, though everyone must still wear a mask indoors.


Quick links

Academic calendar

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

Dining menus

See daily specials and meal service hours for RISD’s on-campus dining venues.

Campus maps

Search locations for RISD buildings, departments and offices, studios and outdoor spaces on campus.

This week at RISD

Block Party

Saturday, September 25
noon–4 pm
Benefit Street (outdoors)

There are Many Ways of Telling

Class of 2021 graduate theses
through October 3
Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery

New Contemporaries

selected works by the Class of 2021
through October 10
Gelman Student Exhibitions Gallery

Student support

Student jobs

Find work on campus to help pay expenses while connecting with other RISD community members.

Health and Wellness Center

Get personal, confidential and quality services from RISD’s on-campus urgent care center.

Counseling and Psychological Services

Receive support from providers specializing in higher education mental health.

Center for Social Equity and Inclusion

Learn what initiatives RISD is engaged in to ensure genuine equality of access, opportunity and representation for all community members.

Institutional Discrimination and Title IX

Learn how RISD protects the community from discrimination in its many forms.

International Student Services

Learn what you need to know about US immigration, obtaining authorization to work and other forms of support for international students.

Intercultural Student Engagement

Engage with programs for first-generation college students and in conversations around cultural dialogue and diversity.

Disability Support Services

Contact DSS to request academic accommodations and learn about other opportunities for self-advocacy.

ITS Service Desk

Request help from Information Technology Services in the event of RISD device or network issues and related problems.

Explore the hub


Take advantage of meaningful resources in pursuing a rewarding RISD education.

Campus life

Make the most of your student experience—and manage your day-to-day with greater ease.

Health and wellness

Stay well and thriving with access to medical and counseling services on campus.


Manage your student account and locate important financial info and support options.


Get professional development support from RISD’s Career Center.

Social equity and inclusion

Track our progress in making a more equitable, inclusive and just RISD.