Office for the Advancement of Teaching & Learning

Promoting excellence and innovation in teaching and learning at URI


The Office for the Advancement of Teaching and Learning consists of three divisions — Faculty Development, Online Education, and Student Learning, Outcomes Assessment, & Accreditation— all of which promote excellence and innovation in teaching and learning at URI. We provide high quality courses, workshops, resources, and support for faculty, instructors, and graduate students.

  • Academic Testing Center Opening This Month

    Hand completing a multiple choice exam.The Academic Testing Center (ATC) administers paper-based assessments in a supervised location on behalf of University faculty. The ATC serves students who need make-up exams and/or those with a Letter of Accommodation through Disability Services.

    For more information, visit

  • Teaching & Learning Showcase

    Teaching & Learning ShowcaseCome hear URI faculty present at the 1st Annual URI Teaching & Learning Showcase.  They will present their latest innovations and changes to classroom teaching, online instruction, and using assessment to improve student learning.

    Date: Friday, March 31st
    Time: 12noon – 2:00pm
    Location: Old U-Club, 95 Upper College Road

    Register here:

Ace Your Course Challenge

Please click here for information regarding the Ace Your Course Challenge. 

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