Through hands-on learning led by expert faculty and staff that is focused on tackling real-world problems, RWU prepares students for successful lives and great careers.
With over 45 majors and minors and an innovative CORE Curriculum we have the right program to fit your passion and prepare you for success.
From visiting campus, to applying, to financial aid, we're here to help you at every step of the admission process.
With over 70 clubs and organizations serving a diverse and inclusive student body on a beautiful coastal campus, learning, discovery and growth is not limited to the classroom at RWU.
At Roger Williams University we believe in building a strong mind and healthy body. For our outstanding student-athletes in 23 varsity sports and 8 club sports, this means excellence in competition and in the classroom. For our entire student body this means access to state-of-the-art recreation facilities and a range of fun, active intramural sports and activities.
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We want to get to know you and for you to get to know us, so we are offering a variety of visit experiences. Join us in-person or virtually to see campus and to hear from staff, faculty and RWU students about their experiences. Have questions? Text us Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. EST at 401-479-0268 or 401-479-0790.
Connect with us in-person and/or virtually during Spring Open House Week from April 19 to 23. With numerous options available, we encourage you to mix and match offerings to customize your visit experience with the programming that works best for you. Events include a Virtual Open House Fair, In-Person Campus Tours and Information Sessions, College Planning Presentations, and Virtual Tours and Information Sessions.
Join us for 30 minute, one-on-one interviews. During these virtual sessions, we'll discuss your interests, academic journey, and future plans. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions about RWU's student experience and our application process. Interviews are completely optional and they are informational - so, if you choose not to schedule one it will never negatively impact your chances for admission.
We know that prospective transfer students have different questions and needs from traditional, first-year students. That’s why we offer several transfer-specific visit experiences. We’re here to answer your questions and make your transition and process as seamless as possible. Events include transfer information sessions and one-on-one meetings with our transfer counselor.
These 30-45 minute workshops are held every Friday at 3:30 p.m. for students who identify themselves as the first in their immediate family to seek a bachelor's degree. First-Generation Fridays will offer information for students who are learning about the college admission process. All presenters are RWU community members who are passionate to share their personal college and career experiences, as well as best practices for those navigating it all for the first time. We encourage you to sign up for any and all sessions of interest and that best fit your needs.
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