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Find your path and discover your passion.

The RWU Difference

Innovating the Blue Economy

Our academic expertise in marine science, shellfish aquaculture, ports and shipping, marine trades and defense, and marine and coastal law helps make our communities, coastal economies, and the environment stronger and more resilient.

The RWU Difference

RWU Recognized For Sustainability Initiatives

Our commitment to sustainability was recently recognized with a STARS Bronze rating from the Association for Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.

Did you know our Bristol campus is powered by 100% renewable energy? And RWU is proud to offer 292 sustainability-related courses!

The RWU Difference

RWU To Host Inaugural Real Estate Symposium

Learn from Brett Smiley, Mayor of Providence, and Dr. Paul Willen, Senior Economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, along with panelists from a cross-section of the real estate industry. Discover where the world of Real Estate is going and how best to get there.

Facts at a glance

  • 6,500

    Undergraduate, Graduate, Law, University College

  • Providence and Bristol campuses.
    2 campuses

    One on the water in Bristol, RI and one in the heart of RI’s Capital city, Providence

  • 15:1

    Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio

  • Student with project in SAAHP.
    98% Receive Financial Aid

    RWU has increased its institutional financial aid undergraduate budget by over 50% in the last five years.

  • 70+

    Plus 24 Varsity Sports to meet every interest

  • Professor in classroom.
    12+ Masters and Certificate programs

    We offer Graduate programs on campus and online with several accelerated options for Undergraduate students

  • Students at the Providence campus.
    Flexible & Convenient

    University College offers a variety of educational opportunities and methods for career enhancement

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