Anchor for a Day

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  • access_time Various times
  • place RIC Campus - Various Locations

Accepted Students and their parents are invited to experience what it’s really like to be a student at Rhode Island College. Join us for Anchor for a Day!

Anchor for a Day promotional graphic - two students walking on RIC campus

Accepted Students

Attend a RIC class, tour campus, and have lunch in the dining hall with current students and staff. Please encourage your family to join us as well so they can see all that our institution has to offer.

Family Members

While your accepted student is exploring RIC, you will have an opportunity to connect with members of the Student Success leadership team. You'll also get the chance to learn more about:

  • financial aid
  • campus resources
  • student life

Schedule of Events

Anchor for a Day begins at 9 am and ends at 1 pm on multiple days. In addition, select dates offer an overnight option for students. Hosted by current RIC students, accepted students will be able to experience life on campus as a RIC resident student - living and dining on campus.

Rhode Island College entrance


Office of Undergraduate Admissions

If you need information about the application process, scholarships and financial aid, transfer credits, and more, our dedicated team of admissions counselors are here to guide and support you from your first campus visit to your first day of classes.