Application deadlines for 2014 have now passed (except for selected graduate programs). Deadlines for admission in 2015 are:

Early Decision: November 1, 2014

Graduate students: January 10, 2015

Freshmen: February 1, 2015

Transfers: March 15, 2015


Visit RISD

The best way to figure out if RISD is right for you is to come for a visit when classes are in session.

Portfolio Days

Bring your portfolio to an event near you for feedback from RISD reps.

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Financial Aid

Options to help you meet the cost of a RISD education.

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See + Hear More

Check out a selection of videos that help provide a fuller picture of what to expect at RISD.

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Find out what it’s like to be part of a great creative community.

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Brown + RISD

The two College Hill neighbors are connected by more than just proximity.

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Students find plenty of good outdoor spots to draw and paint at RISD.