Upcoming Graduate Events

RWU welcomes you to learn more about our graduate programs through our regularly scheduled events including Open Houses and virtual information sessions along with the many events we take part in on the road. We also host personalized visits on both campuses. Whether you can come to campus and meet us or can only join from afar, there's something for everyone. 

Please select from the options below:

Throughout the year, we host Open Houses at our Bristol and Providence campuses as well as online. Join us to learn more about the admission process and financial aid; hear about your program from faculty program directors; and learn about the RWU graduate student experience. 

Providence Graduate Open House
Thursday, December 8th | 5:00pm - 6:30pm

This Open House is designed for students interested in the following programs: M.S. Leadership, Master of Public Administration (M.P.A.), Health Care Administration Graduate Certificate, Leadership Graduate Certificate, and Public Management Graduate Certificate. 
Register to Attend

Virtual Graduate Open House
Saturday, January 14, 2023 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
This Open House is available for students interested in all programs.

If you can't join us, book an appointment to talk with one of our staff or email gradadmit@rwu.edu to set up a personalized campus visit.

Stay tuned for more virtual information sessions. Check out our virtual resources page for recordings of some of our latest sessions. 

Each year, representatives from the Office of Graduate Admission and School of Law participate in graduate fairs and other recruitment events across the country. If you attend one of the institutions below or intend on attending one of the conferences we'll be participating in, we hope that you'll take a minute to come speak with us.

Mon9/19/2022IUPUI Graduate ExpoIndianapolis, IN11:00am - 1:30pm ETMarcus Hanscom
Sat9/24/2022Chicago Architecture + Design College DayChicago, IL10:00am - 1:00pm CTCourtney Trahan
Tue10/11/2022University of Texas Graduate School FairAustin, TX10:00am - 2:00pm CTMarcus Hanscom
Wed10/19/2022Rhode Island College Graduate School Program FairProvidence, RI11:30am - 1:30pmCourtney Trahan
Sat10/22/2022New England Psychological Association Annual ConferenceWorcester, MA9:00am - 5:00pm ETMarcus Hanscom
Thu11/03/2022UMass Dartmouth Professional & Graduate School FairDartmouth, MA2:00pm - 4:00pm ETCourtney Trahan

For prospective students who live close to RWU or attend as undergraduates, the Office of Graduate Admission provides program-specific information sessions throughout the year. 

Join us on campus for a 1:1 meeting with a member of our Graduate Admission staff. Schedule an appointment


Learn more about us on your own campus. Sessions are open to students at the host school only unless noted. Check out one of our upcoming sessions:

Mon 9/19/22Pathways to Forensic PsychologyIUPUIIndianapolis, IN6pm - 7:30pm ETMarcus HanscomRegister
Tue 9/20/22Pathways to Forensic PsychologyBall State UniversityMuncie, IN12pm - 1pm ETMarcus HanscomRegister
Tue 9/20/22Pathways to Forensic PsychologyIndiana UniversityBloomington, IN5:00pm -6:00pm ETMarcus HanscomRegister on Handshake
Thu 9/22/22Pathways to Forensic PsychologyMonmouth CollegeMonmouth, IL12pm - 1pm CTCourtney TrahanRegister
Thu 9/22/22Pathways to Forensic PsychologyOhio State UniversityColumbus, OH11:00am - 12:30pmMarcus HanscomRegister
Fri 9/23/22Pathways to Forensic PsychologyWestern Illinois UniversityMacomb, IL11:30am - 1:00pmCourtney TrahanRegister
Mon 10/3/22Pathways to Forensic PsychologyClarkson UniversityPotsdam, NY7:00pm - 8:00pmCourtney TrahanRegister
Thu 10/13/22Pathways to Forensic PsychologyTexas State UniversitySan Marcos, TX6:30pm - 7:30pmMarcus HanscomRegister
Mon 10/24/22Pathways to Forensic PsychologyDean CollegeFranklin, MA2:00pm - 3:00pmCourtney TrahanRegister

Interested in having us present to your campus? Please contact Marcus Hanscom to discuss setting up a session on campus or online. Potential session topics include:

  • Pathways to Forensic Psychology
  • How to successfully apply to graduate school
  • Financing your graduate education
  • Information sessions on RWU programs:
    • Master of Architecture and M.S. Preservation Practices
    • Master of Business Administration (One-year M.B.A.)
    • M.S. Criminal Justice (Open 4+1)
    • M.A. Special Education (Open 4+1)