Talent Development

A Division of Student Affairs

9 Lippitt Road Taft Hall Kingston, RI 02881

TDNation@etal.uri.edu(p) 401.874.2901 (f) 401.874.5605

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Prospective students who meet Talent Development’s (TD) consideration criteria are encouraged to apply…Read more

Application Requirements

To apply to TD, the following items must be submitted to the University of Rhode Island’s Office of Undergraduate Admission by December 15…Read more

Application Procedure

Talent Development (TD) recommends that applicants follow these steps when applying to the program…Read more

Financial Aid

Financial aid is based on eligibility. Talent Development (TD) applicants must file the FAFSA…Read more

Special Circumstances

Students who have completed high school outside of Rhode Island or who have earned a GED should contact Frank L. Forleo, Assistant Director for TD Admissions, for more information (bear@uri.edu).

CCRI Transfer Policy

Students who elect to apply to TD through the CCRI Transfer Policy should contact Robert Britto-Oliveira, Academic Advisor for Returning Students and Transfer Students at Robert_Wayne83@uri.edu.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to frequently asked questions on the following topics…Read more


In 1968, 13 students matriculated at URI through Talent Development. Currently, there are more than 1,300 students and more than 1,600 graduates.


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