Visiting Campus

There’s no better way to find out if Roger Williams University is a great fit for you than coming and visiting us. Whether you want to join us for a formal event or set up a more personalized visit, we’re happy to accommodate you.

6/9/20 Update: RWU Graduate Admission staff are currently working remotely in response to the COVID-19 virus. Please contact us at 401-254-6200 or email to set up a virtual appointment or phone call. Campus visits will also be available on the Bristol campus by appointment only. 

Upcoming Events

We offer a number of Graduate Open Houses throughout the year at each of our campuses in Bristol and Providence, as well as a series of online virtual information session. Visit our events page to learn more.

Virtual Campus Tour

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the University community has temporarily ceased on-campus visits. To help you with still seeing our campus, join our Director of Graduate Admission, Marcus Hanscom, for a virtual campus walking tour below. While campus is very quiet, we hope it's helpful to experience a little of the campus first-hand, albeit remotely.

Set up a Personalized Visit

Campus visits are currently being offered by appointment only

Want to come to campus at a time that’s more convenient for you? No problem. Whether you want to take a campus tour, meet with the Graduate Admission staff or program faculty, or sit in on a class, we’re happy to create a visit experience to help you learn if RWU is the school for you. Take advantage of a personalized visit by contacting our office at 401-254-6200 or sending us an email at

Check out some of our virtual resources

Campus Visit Resources

If you come to visit us and need to learn about lodging, transportation, and food options, check out the map below. If you expand the map (use the [ ] button in the upper right), you can customize your view with restaurants, hotels, airports, and more. You can also select the arrow button in the upper left of the map window to view specific categories. 

Office Hours

All office hours are being conducted remotely due to the COVID-19 outbreak. However, we will accommodate requests for virtual meetings, phone calls, or campus visits during or after office hours by appointment. Please contact us at or call 401-254-6200 to set up an appointment.

Our main office is located in the Admission and Alumni Building on the Main Campus in Bristol. Limited office hours are also offered at the Providence Campus. 

Bristol: Monday through Friday - 8:00am - 5:30pm ET or by appointment

Providence: Wednesdays 9:30am - 6:00pm ET or by appointment

Contact us at 401-254-6200 or to set up an appointment to visit with us.