Make your deposit

Making your deposit is the first step in reserving your space at RISD. Once that's complete you'll need to remember to send in a copy of your transcript to finalize your enrollment. Beyond these steps, be sure to check out the full schedule for a detailed look at additional upcoming events and deadlines.

Make your deposit

Enrollment deadlines

Apr 15

Enrollment deposit due

Submit a nonrefundable enrollment deposit of $500 to reserve your space (this is applied to your first tuition bill). To pay your deposit by credit card or to authorize a bank transfer from your checking or savings account, please use the link below to go to our secure online site. You’ll need to indicate your name, RISD student ID number and the semester you will enroll (as indicated in your acceptance letter).

Submit payment
Jun 1

Transcript due (for summer program participants)

If you are participating in one of our summer programs, you must confirm the satisfactory completion of your undergraduate education by arranging for your final, official transcript to be sent to Admissions by June 1.

Change of address

Please notify the Admissions team of your new address should you happen to move. Keeping your records up to date will ensure that you receive all mailed information.