Accepted Students

Newly Admitted Students bonding at Orientation

CONGRATULATIONS! WELCOME CLASS OF 2027 AND TRANSFER STUDENTS!

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Congratulations on your acceptance to Rhode Island College! Enroll now!

A $200 enrollment deposit is required to secure your place in the undergraduate class.

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Welcome Class of 2027! Here is what's next:

Secure your spot in the Class of 2027!

Online is the preferred method of payment:

  • Log into your MYRIC using your username and password.
  • Under the Campus Finances section click “Make a Payment”
  • THE PAYMENT PORTAL IS INCOMPATIBLE WITH SAFARI. Please use (Chrome, Firefox, etc.)
  • Next, click “click here to make a payment”
  • Welcome to your Online Student Account
  • Click, “Make a Payment”
    • This will bring you to the enrollment and housing deposit page
  • Click on enrollment deposit, housing, or both and submit your payment

or

Mail your enrollment card with a check made payable to “Rhode Island College” with your RIC ID number on the memo line to:

Bursar’s Office
Rhode Island College
600 Mount Pleasant Avenue
Providence, RI 02908

Accessing Your RIC Account

To begin using your RIC account (or to regain access to RIC email, Blackboard, and MyRIC), you will need to set an initial password. Set a new password by visiting Setting your Password.

NOTE: To further enhance security for students, the system will require strong passwords (i.e., passwords containing 10-14 characters, no names or repeating characters and at least one of each of the following: upper case, lower case, number, and a special character). 

If you require assistance, please contact the ITS Help Center (401-456-8803 or helpdesk@ric.edu) or visit the walk-in lab at Whipple Hall Room 102.

Send Us Your Final Documents

If you're hoping to earn credit for AP or IB courses you took in high school, please send us your AP test scores and/or IB test scores. We also require your final high school and/or college transcript(s). Official transcripts and test scores should be sent to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. 

Register for an Orientation Session

  • The Office of New Student Programs will automatically send you information about registering for orientation once you have paid your deposit.
  • All new students attend orientation and register for classes during New Student Orientation.
  • Information about New Student Orientation including how to register, next steps and more can be found by visiting RIC Orientation.
  • Please check your @ric.edu email for all communication regarding Orientation going forward
  • Sign up as soon as possible – registration is first-come, first-served.
  • During orientation, you will use MyRIC to register for classes. Spend some time learning to use it before orientation.

Consider living on campus and explore our residence halls

If you're thinking about joining the on-campus residents who call RIC home, check out the exciting living and learning opportunities available to you through Residential Life and Housing.

RIC students living in Penfield Hall

Are you considering deferring your admission to a later semester?

If you're an admitted student who would like to defer your admission to a later semester, please complete the required deferral form. We will review your request and send you a response within one week of your form's submission. Please note: 

  • You must be an admitted student in order to request a deferral
  • The $200 enrollment deposit must be paid to hold your spot for the later term
Rhode Island College entrance

Contact Us

Office of Undergraduate Admissions

Whether you’re looking for information about the application process, scholarships and financial aid, or transfer credits our dedicated team of admissions professionals is here to guide and support you from your first campus visit to first day of classes.