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Scenes from The University of Rhode Island

Plan a Visit

The main campus of the University of Rhode Island is located in Kingston, 30 miles south of Providence, 75 miles from Boston, and 160 miles from New York City. R.I. Route 138, which connects with Interstate Route 95 ten miles to the west, passes through Kingston.

Area Restaurants

Find a list of restaurants near URI, or all of South County.

Campus Dining

On campus dining options, including menus from dining halls.

Campus Maps and Directions

Our maps page includes a dynamic navigable campus map and campus location finder that will take you to wherever you want to go on campus, as well as convenient printable maps.

Parking on Campus

For parking information, stop by the campus Visitors Center at 45 Upper College Road, just past the main stone gates. The Visitors Center will provide a parking pass and directions for parking. A detailed map of the campus is also available.

Places to Stay

Find a listing of accommodations near URI, as well as nearby options in South Kingstown and greater South County.

Visit Rhode Island

A guide to help discover all there is to see and do in Rhode Island.

Visit the University

There is no substitute for a visit in order to learn about a college, so take advantage of the options for tours, question and answer sessions, and on-campus programs offered by the URI Admission Office.

Study in a small, beautiful place with some of the biggest thinkers in the world.