Welcome Class of 2017!
In Date & Time: Saturday, September 7th
between 8:00am and 2:00pm EST
If you cannot arrive during Check-In
hours, keys will be available in the Residence Life Office, South Hall, 30
Waterman St. from 2:00pm until 9:00pm on September 7th. If you must arrive after
9:00pm please contact Residence Life at firstname.lastname@example.org
to make arrangements.
Students attending International
Student Orientation or POSE will receive separate instructions for moving in on
Tuesday September 3rd.
Directions to RISD
From Route I-95 northbound or
southbound take Exit 22A for Downtown Providence. Go straight onto Memorial
Boulevard and turn left at the 4th traffic light. Cross the river and continue
up the hill. Cross Benefit Street and look for our Public Safety Office on the
left hand side of the road at 30 Waterman Street.
Additional information regarding
travel to RISD is located at this link: http://orientation.risd.edu
to Unloading Zones for Each Residence Hall
Each Residence Hall has a specific
color-coded location at which to unload. Volunteers will direct cars to an
unloading spot as soon as one is available. Once you have unloaded your vehicle
you will need to move on to a parking space in the area. There will be student
volunteers to help with your unloading process and they will also be able to
direct you to the location where you can pick up your key packet and RISD ID.
South Hall Residents (BLUE ZONE): Follow the directions listed above
which will bring you to 30 Waterman Street. South Hall’s BLUE unloading zone is
East Hall Residents (YELLOW ZONE): Upon reaching 30 Waterman you will
continue up the road 150 feet to 48 Waterman and the YELLOW unloading zone
Homer Hall or Nickerson Hall
Residents (RED ZONE): From
30 Waterman Street, continue up Waterman Street to the first set of lights and
turn left onto Prospect St At the next light turn left on Angell Street. The RED
unloading zone is 150 feet along Angell St. on the left side.
Carpenter or Pardon Miller House
Residents (GREEN ZONE):
From 30 Waterman Street, continue up Waterman Street to the first set of lights
and turn left onto Prospect St At the next light turn left on Angell Street. About
300 feet down Angell St. you will make your second right onto Congdon St. and
the GREEN unloading zone is immediately on your right.
If you have any questions or
concerns relative to move in or housing contact the Residence Life Office at
401.454.6651 or email@example.com.
For information regarding New Student Orientation check the website at http://www.orientation.risd.edu.