Rhode Island School of Design Pre-College Program



The program provides a preprofessional introduction to the visual arts for rising high school juniors and seniors. Students choose from 21 major course offerings (meeting for two full days each week) in addition to foundation courses in drawing, design and critical studies. Studio work, evening workshops and extracurricular activities complement classroom instruction.

General Info

Name Rhode Island School of Design Pre-College Program
Location Providence, RI
Year-round Contacts 800-364-7473
Program Focuses & Features Animation, Architecture, Ceramics, Drawing, Fashion, Film, Filmmaking, Painting, Photography, Sculpture
Grade Range (rising grades) 11-12
Age Range Residential and Day — Coed Ages 16-18
Application Deadline April
Director Joy McLaughlin, Coordinator
Residential Fee $7617 (+$800), 6 weeks.
Day Fee $5025 (+$800), 6 weeks.
Year Established 1970
Dates & Sessions June-Aug; 1 session, 6 weeks long


Joy McLaughlin, Coordinator