Located in the historic village of Kingston, the University of Rhode Island is close to the ocean and major beaches. Our 1,200-acre campus is a handsome mix of ivy-covered buildings and contemporary architecture. Just 30 miles south of Providence, URI is within easy reach of Newport, Boston, and New York City.
FEINSTEIN PROVIDENCE CAMPUS
The University’s Feinstein College of Education and Professional Studies and several other departments are housed at the historic Shepard Building in the heart of downtown Providence. The Providence campus has been serving students for more than 50 years and offers a wide variety of degree and certificate programs.
NARRAGANSETT BAY CAMPUS
Overlooking the West Passage of Narragansett Bay, this 153-acre campus is home to URI’s highly acclaimed Graduate School of Oceanography, one of the top five oceanographic institutions in the country. The campus also houses the University’s Coastal Institute on Narragansett Bay, which features an interactive coastal environment exhibit and conference center.
W. ALTON JONES CAMPUS
Located in the western section of Rhode Island just 30 minutes from Providence, the Alton Jones Campus features 2,300 acres of pristine forests, streams, ponds, and a 75-acre lake. Alton Jones offers an ideal setting for conferences and retreats; school field trips; team-building for executives and support staff; and summer day, overnight, and teen camps.