Division of College Advancement

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What We Do

We build meaningful relationships, create engaging content and memorable experiences that amplify the college’s brand promise on campus, online and throughout the RIC community and beyond.

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We open doors of opportunity through awareness, engagement and philanthropy.

BOLD Impact

As the first institution of higher education in the state, we are here to provide students with an affordable postsecondary education, create solutions that will address our community's most pressing needs, and empower a diverse workforce, which can improve the quality of life for citizens throughout our state and the beyond. Join us to make a BOLD impact.

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Offices Within the Division of College Advancement

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Rhode Island College Foundation

We build meaningful relationships with alumni and friends whose philanthropic support helps the college achieve its mission of offering accessible higher education to students from around the state, region and beyond.

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Alumni Relations

We foster lifelong alumni engagement with the college through communication, activities and volunteer engagement.

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College Events and Conference Services

We create memorable experiences and serve as the point of contact for internal and external event planners seeking to hold events and activities on campus.  

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Communications and Marketing

When we look into the eyes of our students, we see it – a fierce determination, a spirit of resilience. Some call it grit. We call it BOLD. Learn more about our brand and how we partner with our colleagues to tell stories of resilience, impact and success.

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