Orientation

Congratulations once again on your acceptance! To best prepare you for your studies, we invite you to attend one of our upcoming Graduate Orientation events. Each event is geared toward specific degree programs; please select the best event for you and your needs:

Fall 2020 Orientation - Bristol Campus 

Monday, August 31, 2020 | 11:30am - 4:30pm (Times and date tentative)
Global Heritage Hall | 1 Old Ferry Rd. | Bristol, RI
This event is for students in the Architecture, Construction Management, Criminal Justice (full-time students only; part-time optional), Forensic & Legal Psychology, Forensic Mental Health Counseling, and Preservation Practices programs.  
 
Registration will open in the summer.

Please contact our office for further information: 401-254-6200 or gradadmit@rwu.edu

Fall 2020 Orientation - Providence Campus 

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 5:00pm - 8:00pm (Tentative)
1 Empire Plaza, Providence, RI
This event is for students in the Criminal Justice (part-time students only - optional), Health Care Administration certificate, Leadership, Public Administration, and Public Management certificate programs.  
 
Register to attend the Providence Orientation

Please contact our office for further information: 401-254-6200 or gradadmit@rwu.edu


During the Graduate Orientation, you will:

  • Learn about all of the student services available and how to pay your bill, secure your financial aid, buy books, access library resources, connect with the RWU portal, and more
  • Talk to your program advisor and ask questions
  • Meet your new classmates for the first time 
  • Take your campus ID photo for your new RWU ID card, which gives you access to the campus library, dining commons, and other areas.

    Note that you must activate the library bar code on your ID card before you can use it. For more information on activating your library bar code, please visit http://library.rwu.edu .