Opportunities to connect

Throughout the spring RISD offers webinars and on-campus events for prospective students to learn more about the college and the outstanding graduate programs offered here. RISD representatives also participate in National Portfolio Day Association events in select cities and online in the fall.

On-campus information programs

Apr 12

Info program (followed by Grad Open Studios)

Presented by the Admissions Office, this program provides an introduction to our graduate programs, learning resources, community and application process. This event also offers a guided tour of campus, with an emphasis on graduate facilities. The program begins 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.

Followed by Graduate Open Studios. Get a behind the scenes look into our current graduate students studio spaces.

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May 22

Info program (followed by Thesis Opening Night)

Presented by the Admissions Office, this program provides an introduction to our graduate programs, learning resources, community and application process. This event also offers a guided tour of campus, with an emphasis on graduate facilities. The program begins 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.


Followed by the Graduate Thesis Opening Reception (gradshow.risd.edu). Attend the celebratory event highlighting work by all graduate departments.

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May 30

Info program (followed by Thesis Show)

Presented by the Admissions Office, this program provides an introduction to our graduate programs, learning resources, community and application process. This event also offers a guided tour of campus, with an emphasis on graduate facilities. The program begins 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.

Followed by the Graduate Thesis Exhibition. See the work representing all graduate departments.

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Online information programs

May 16

Online info program

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.

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We can help

If you're unsure about which Admissions-hosted event to attend or if you have any questions please get in touch with us.