Rhode Island College graduates not only come away with a valuable degree, but also many wonderful benefits to take advantage of.

Explore All Benefits Available to Our Alumni

The Alumni Association continues to strengthen our growing alumni community through continuous opportunities and benefits exclusively for our alumni.  Please update your contact information with us today so that we can keep in touch with you.

The Alumni Association is proud to announce a new alumni travel program with our AAA partnership. Trips are designed specifically for RIC alumni, families and friends, to experience new destinations around the world with the truth and recognition of AAA.

If you are getting married, sharing a big announcement, traveling or reuniting with other RIC Alumni, we want you to share the occasion with us!

Email the Alumni Association to request a free RIC Pennant/Banner to help capture the moment. Please Note: It can take 5-7 business days for the pennant to arrive in the mail.

Alumni Wedding 2017
Alycia (Astarita) Russell '11 & Jason Russell '11 Wedding Reception

Speaking of RIC spirit, get your Rhode Island College Alumni apparel at our official Barnes & Noble RIC Bookstore located in the Student Union. You can also shop online at our RIC Apparel & Spirit Shop.

All Rhode Island College Alumni receive a free subscription to the Rhode Island College official magazine. To ensure you are receiving your copy we must have your most current contact information.

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Alumni have access to resources and assistance to help get you in the right direction. We can help you explore job opportunities or make a career change through strategy sessions, networking tips and the opportunity to practice your interview skills. 

Alumni have full access to RIC’s online job portal, Handshake, to hire or seek job opportunities. Request access to your free Handshake account today. 

Request Handshake Access

Enjoy discounted tickets to the RIC Performing Arts events and shows at a substantial discount by visiting Arts and Culture at Rhode Island College.

To receive your discount, identify yourself as an alumnus/a when purchasing by phone, 401 456-8144, or at the box office. Alumni discounts currently are not offered for online ticket sales.

Alumni are also eligible for discounted tickets for events and outings sponsored by the Alumni Association. Past events have included the Providence Bruins, Providence Performing Arts Center, Boston Red Sox, and local restaurants.

Alumni have lifetime access and borrowing privileges at the James P. Adams Library to check out books, articles, and special collections. Another benefit is digital access to library services such as:

Alumni may request a replacement diploma if theirs has been lost, stolen or if resizing is desired.

Replacement diplomas reflect the current diploma format (8x10) and display the signature of the current President and Chair of the Board of Education. If your legal name has changed since your graduation and you wish your replacement diploma to reflect the change, please provide a clear copy of documentation to accompany this form.

A $25.00 replacement fee per degree is required with your request form.
Request Replacement Diploma 

Please note: diploma replacements are processed through the Records Office. 

Submitting a Request for an Official Transcript

Include the complete mailing address to which the transcripts will be sent. Official transcripts may be sent either directly to the receiving institution or to your home address. However, be advised, if official transcripts are mailed directly to you, they must be forwarded to the receiving institution sealed.

When ordering multiple copies, be aware that there is a maximum of 10 copies per request.

If you wish to have your transcript held either for grade or graduation posting, indicate your intention in the "Select Processing Options" field.

Request Transcript Contact the Records Office

Submitting a Request for an Unofficial Transcript

Keep in mind that unofficial transcripts are meant only for personal or advising purposes and may contain some "advising" information that will not appear on your official transcript.

In addition, unlike an official transcript, they do not contain the College seal or official signature and will not be accepted by other institutions or employers as proof of enrollment or graduation.

Request Transcript Contact the Records Office

Our Alumni YouTube Channel and our official Rhode Island College YouTube Channel provide alumni with access to virtual workshops, tours and more!