Visit Us

We look forward to meeting you!

Welcome! We invite you to explore our buildings and spaces, interact with our students, and get answers to your essential questions about the University of Rhode Island. View our Visitor Guide to learn more about living and learning in the Ocean State, and browse our admission experiences below to make connections and get a feel for what it’s like to be a Rhody Ram. 

Save the date!
Our Fall 2024 Open House events are scheduled for Sunday, October 6, and Saturday November 16.


Campus Tours

Individuals and groups: visit campus, attend admission information sessions, and talk to students and staff. Don’t forget to bring comfy walking shoes and an umbrella if needed. We can’t wait to meet you!
Like to tour solo? Self Guided Tour maps are available outside of the Welcome Center for your convenience.                                                                               

URI Welcome Center


Contact the Robert J. Higgins Welcome Center

45 Upper College Road
Kingston, RI 02881
GPS: 75 Briar Lane, Kingston, RI 02881  

Academic Year Hours
Monday–Friday: 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturdays: 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
Sundays: Closed

Summer Hours
Monday–Friday: 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays: Closed