Greetings from the Office of Residential Life and Housing

Wait List for 2017-2018 academic year 

Current RIC Students or Incoming Transfer Students,
please fill out the form to place yourself on the Wait List for the 2017-2018 academic year. 
You may be required to log-in to your RIC Email to access the form.
If you are an Incoming Freshmen, Do Not Fill Out This Form.  Please pay the $220 Housing Deposit.
Wait List Halls are Browne, Thorp and Weber. 
Penfield Hall is not available to individuals on the wait list.

Our Mission

The Office of Residential Life and Housing at Rhode Island College is dedicated to providing an open and respectful environment that is caring, positive and safe.

Through a student centered approach to learning that values shared responsibility, empowerment and leadership; our staff strives to inspire personal growth and academic success.

Our office is represented by a diverse and educated professional staff committed to providing students with the highest level of quality and efficiency through continued professional development and a proactive approach to problem solving.

By building a supportive community that celebrates creativity and diversity, our goal is to provide lasting connections that instill a commitment to leadership and citizenry.


The Office of Residential Life and Housing is located in Penfield Hall.  Please use the first entrance on the north side of the building closest to College Rd.   The Housing Office cannot be accessed by the main door on the east side of the building. 

Our office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm during the academic year & 8:00am to 4:00pm during the summer.  We can be reached at (401) 456-8240.




Page last updated: May. 1, 2017