University Events partners with the President’s Office, administration, colleges, alumni, government officials, and external stakeholders to create and deliver high-profile events that showcase and advance the achievements, contributions, and innovations of the URI community. Upholding the University’s standards of excellence and protocols, University Events provides a full spectrum of services including event planning, management, and consultation.
Upcoming University Events
Featured University Events
An Evening of Grapes & Grain
An annual event benefitting URI Women’s Athletics.
Take a look at some videos from last year’s commencement ceremony.
Distinguished Visiting International Scholars
Learn about URI’s upcoming Visiting International Scholars.
Distinguished Visiting Artist Program
Find out who the University is hosting this year.
Honorary Degree Recipient’s Dinner
An annual event honoring those who have distinguished themselves through important contributions to the University, to the state of Rhode Island, or to the nation.
Lifetime Service Society
The University recognizes retirees with 40 years of service.