Current students: You can find information about academic advising here:
If you will be joining us for fall 2016, you will have two options for academic advising.
Option 1: Transfer orientation will be held on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. Check-in will be promptly at 8:15am in the Fine Arts Building (located on Upper College Road), and the program will end around 2pm. When you register for the event, you will receive a confirmation email with details for the event. You can register here.
Option 2: Contact your Department Chair or designated person from your department (See below).
*Please note: Transfer students will be able to register for courses beginning June 1. Transfer credits will be evaluated and posted within 21 days of acceptance.
Points of Contact for Transfer Students
Undeclared: University College for Academic Success, 401.874.2993
College of Arts and Sciences: Use this list to find the appropriate contact for you major: Arts and Sciences Chairs List
College of the Environment and Life Sciences: Use this list to find the appropriate contact for you major: CELS Academic Year Advisor Contacts
College of Engineering: Assistant Dean, Jared Abdirkin, firstname.lastname@example.org, 401.874.5985
College of Human Science and Services: Use this list to find the appropriate contact for you major: Human Science and Services Department Chair List
College of Nursing (only those accepted as Nursing):
College of Pharmacy (only those accepted as Pharmacy): Assistant Dean, Denise Gorenski, email@example.com, 401.874.5842
Important Information for Transfer Students
Transfer Resource Center: A resource that can help connect you to important resources at URI.
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