New Student Programs

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Welcome to the University of Rhode Island!

We offer 8 sessions of new student orientation during the month of June. At this time, all of our orientation sessions have been completed for the summer. Below is important information for new students.

2014 Fall Advising Day

When: Tuesday, September 2nd

Time: Check-in begins promptly at 8:30am

Where: Roosevelt Hall

Who should attend: You should attend Fall Advising Day if you are a new student and you do not have a fall course schedule

Please register for Fall Advising Day using the “Register for Orientation” link to the right or by contacting us by phone at 401-874-5927 or email at

 Important New Student Information and Links

New Student Checklist: Review this checklist, and make sure you are ready for the fall!

Social media: Connect with us through Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook!

Math Placement: All new students must take a math placement exam.

Frequently Asked Questions: Answers to frequently asked questions

Housing at URI:  For more information about housing at URI

URI Common Reading Program: Learn about the program and this year’s book.

Books and Computers: URI Bookstore and RAM Computer Store

Disability Services for Students (DSS): For support to achieve academic success

Honors Program: Offers learning enrichment opportunities that will broaden and enhance your undergraduate educational experience


Orientation 2014

Already been accepted and submitted your deposit? Register for Orientation 2014

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