Student Resources

RISD Continuing Education students have access to a variety of resources, including academic advising, admission to the RISD Museum, privileges at the Library and Nature Lab, access to RISD Rides, and discounts at the RISD Store and RISD Store 3D.

COVID-19 Update: Until it is safe for students to return to campus, some resources are closed or will be delivered remotely.

Academic Resources

A number of departments and services are available to assist RISD Continuing Education students in their academic journeys, including the Center for Arts & Language; Co-Works Research Lab; Disability Support Services; art supply stores; computer labs; and the RISD Museum, Library and Nature Lab.

Academic Advising

RISD CE’s academic advisor helps students and potential students develop their personal, educational and professional goals. Learn more about the advising process and make an appointment to meet with an academic advisor.

Campus Resources

Find information about art and design career opportunities via the RISD Career Center; download the My RISD app; explore options for eating on campus; access the RISD Rides shuttle; and familiarize yourself with RISD Public Safety’s contact information and recommendations for personal safety.


Includes general, academic and financial policies.

Scholarship Opportunities

Many scholarships have different deadlines, timelines and application requirements. Please review carefully and visit the specific websites listed on this web page for more information. Scholarship applications are reviewed confidentially and do not influence admission decisions.


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