For transfer students
The following list gives you a month-by-month view of upcoming events, deadlines and next steps to remember.
- May 6: Transfer decisions released
- June 1: Deadline for students to submit $500 enrollment deposit
- Mid-June: Housing portal opens
- TBA: Join ArtWorks (RISD Careers’ opportunity board)
- June 21: Housing application due R
- July 1: Submit final high school transcripts R
- July 1: Submit all incoming student forms and to-do items R
- July 7: Summer Experimental and Foundation Studies begins online
- End of July: Gather original documents/materials needed for student employment (ex: driver’s license, government photo ID, US passport, social security card, birth certificate with seal)
- August 1: Deadline to submit vaccine information R
- August 16: Students requiring vaccinations arrive on campus
- September 2: International orientation begins (optional). Residential halls open for those attending.
- September 4: Orientation begins for incoming new students. Residential halls open for those attending.