Office of Residence Life

30 Waterman Street, South Hall

Important Summer Housing Dates:

Early Arrival:
Friday June 21, 2019

Students traveling far distances (i.e. internationally or from the west coast) in need of housing on Friday, June 21st must complete the Early Arrival Form by Saturday, June 15th. The payment must be made through your risdbucks account. Instructions on making the payment is on the electronic Early Arrival Form sent to you by Residence Life.

Check-In + Mandatory Meetings

Pre-College & Summer Studies Move-in:
Saturday June 22, 2019
9:00am - 2:30pm

Pre-College Student Orientation: Saturday, June 22 3:00pm and all day Sunday, June 23th

Pre-College Residence Hall Floor Meeting: Saturday June 22, 7:00pm


Final Move-out Deadline:
Saturday August 3, 2019 12:00pm
No students can stay beyond noon.

Pre-College Weekend Away

A Pre-College student may leave the RISD campus unaccompanied for one overnight visit only on a Friday and/or Saturday (“weekend”) night for the entire program, and only with prior permission from their parent/guardian, and the Residence Life Office. Parents and guardians will need to complete a Weekend Away Form with Residence Life in advance.

Important Summer Housing dates, check-in/checkout times, and mandatory meetings will be posted on this screen prior to the start of the semester.