School Overview

Rhode Island School of Design is a Private, 4 years college located in Providence, Rhode Island. RISD ranked 3rd in Arts, Music, Design Schools.
It has a total enrollment of 2,227 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 9 to 1. It is a School of art, music, and design school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Master's degree. RISD's acceptance rate is 18.68% last year (undergraduate school).
Rhode Island School of Design is accredited by National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation.
Contact Information
Address2 College St, Providence, RI 02903-2784
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategorySchool of art, music, and design
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Rhode Island School of Design is 18.68% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 55.98%. The application fees are $60 for undergraduate programs and $60 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate18.68 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)55.98 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$60
Graduate Application Fees$60

Tuition & Fees

RISD's 2022 tuition & fees is $56,290 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $56,290.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$56,290
Graduate Tuition & Fees$56,290
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,227 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. RISD has 1,736 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 491 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,227
Undergraduate Students1,736
Graduate Students491

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs33 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification