At the University of Rhode Island, students receive a quality
education that prepares them for a lifetime of opportunities. A
medium-sized university, URI offers both the resources of a larger
institution and the friendly, comfortable atmosphere of a traditional New
Learn more about the University of Rhode Island
View greeting from the President
Also view greetings in
Message & news from the Dean of Admission
Flip through our online viewbook to learn more about us.
Take a virtual campus tour (under construction)
Come and visit us on the Web and explore some of the buildings on our
beautiful Kingston campus, located in historic Kingston, Rhode Island.
Visit the University of Rhode Island
Register for Meet
the University program
There is no substitute for a visit in order to learn about a college or
university. Come and visit us and get a first-hand impression of the general
atmosphere and educational environment of the University.
Find out the cost of attending the University of
Guide to fees,
payments and refunds
Find out tuition and fees, billing adjustment, payment plan options and
Allow outstanding freshman candidates to be considered for a Centennial
Scholarship ranging up to full tuition.
Purchase meal plans
All students who elect to reside in University residence halls are required
to purchase a meal plan (Board Plans, Points Plans, or Commuter Plans) each
Learn about housing cost
For residence halls on the University of Rhode Island campus.
Look for graduate housing
Information on finding graduate and family apartments.
Look for off-campus
The Commuter Housing Office provides rental and roommate listings for URI
students, staff, and faculty as well as assistance with landlord/tenant
legal questions and general campus information.
Purchase textbooks and computers
Access to Textbooks and Computer Store at URI
Apply to the University of Rhode Island
Learn about the admission requirements for freshman, transfer and
international students. Print the application forms or complete our online
application. You may also request information to be sent by mail.
Find out information to pursue graduate study at the University of Rhode
Plan your academic program
Colleges and degree programs
Find out a list of colleges, schools, departments and programs.
Check out the URI catalog
Find out general information about the University as well as specific
courses and programs.
Check out the URI summer program
Get on track, get credit, and get ahead by enrolling in the URI summer program. Choose from two five-week sessions plus alternatives in one, two, three, 6 and 10-week formats, with daytime, evening or weekend class meetings.
Explore the possibility of
Web-based courses provide convenient, flexible access to distance learners.
Experience campus life
Directory of offices and
A to z list of offices and services for the University.
A-z list of student organizations and clubs.
Explore area attractions, restaurants and places to stay on and around
Find out a list of frequently requested services for the University.