Rhode Island School of Design

Continuing Education


Posted on: April 4, 2014

We are pleased to announce that RISD's Pre-College Program is now offering a major in glass. Producing glass is one of the most unique, exciting and immediate art experiences, offering a wide variety of creative possibilities. And now 16- to 18-year-old high school students can focus on learning glass working skills as part of the a full-immersion encounter with art and design that the Pre-College Program offers. Read more about the Pre-College program, and the new glass major, on the Pre-College website.

Posted on: January 20, 2014

The new spring catalog has arrived and registration is open. Take a look at the many art + design courses available. RISD|CE offers classes for every age and every learning level!

View the Spring Catalog Here



Posted on: January 4, 2014

Read what RISD Admissions has to say about the Pre-College program in a recent blog post.

For more information on the six-week summer program, visit RISD Pre-College now!


Posted on: November 19, 2013

Join us for the Young Artist Open House on Saturday, May 3 at 20 Washington Place, RISD from 10am-2:30pm. You'll find information about our camps and classes for kids and teens, and have the opportunity to tour some of our Young Artist classes in session.

Tours leave outside 20 Washington Place at 11am and 1:30pm. We hope to see you on May 3!
Kids and teens attending RISD|CE's Young Artist camps and classes experience outstanding educators and educational excellence — the hallmarks of this world-renowned institution.


Posted on: November 18, 2013

One of the most invigorating elements of art + design is its connection to the past. Join RISD Alumna and C|E Faculty Lindsay Elgin as she explores, through photography, The Sidney S. Rider Collection. Considered by scholars, "the largest private collection of materials related to the history of Rhode Island," is housed at Brown University and open to the RISD community.