URI-Sodexo MS Dietetics Graduate Program


Fall 2024 Applicants

We will begin accepting applications for our graduate program via DICAS on October 12th, 2023 for a Fall 2024 start. Follow this link to access the DICAS portal. Our program is listed as “University of Rhode Island-Sodexo Graduate Program”.     

The early admission deadline is January 12th, 2024. The regular application deadline is May 3rd, 2024. Note – applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis before May 3rd until all spots in the incoming class are filled.

NOTE: You do not need to apply to both programs (URI and Sodexo) separately. Only one application should be submitted via our DICAS listing “University of Rhode Island-Sodexo Graduate Program”.


  • Note the URI-Sodexo MS in Dietetics Graduate Program is for individuals seeking the RDN credential. For those who currently hold the RDN credential and are seeking a master’s degree, click here.
  • Please check the list of states where URI’s online programs are authorized, to be sure the program is offered in your state.
  • GREs are not required for admission.
  • A cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 is required for admission.
  • If you are not currently enrolled in a DPD program or have not graduated from a DPD program, please fill out this form showing you have completed the necessary prerequisites and upload it to the admissions portal. Please click here for an example form. If you are currently enrolled in a DPD program and will have a verification statement upon graduation, you do not need to fill out this form. 
  • International students under F-1 and J-1 visas are not eligible to enroll as this is a fully online program.