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!
We offer a variety of experiences to connect with our campus community and the Office of Admission. Our in-person and virtual offerings are dynamic and designed to provide our visitors with an in-depth look at the RWU experience and give you a sense of what it's like to be an RWU Hawk. We are adding experiences and sessions as we are able to, so please check back frequently, or contact us if you don’t see something that will work for you.
Tour campus to discover what makes Roger Williams University distinctive.
Your visit experience includes an Admission Information Session provided by an admission team member and a student-led tour 7 days a week. Please note Sunday offerings are tours only and will not include an information session.
Have a day off from school? Check out our extra programming on select holidays!
Upcoming Visit Experiences:
Cummings School of Architecture Showcase Tours
Interested in learning more about the Cummings School of Architecture? Join us Thursday December 8 12:30 p.m. for this specialized visit experience.
This specialized tour will give you an inside look at our Architecture studio spaces, current students’ work, and paid internship opportunities. At the end of the showcase a general campus tour will be offered.
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Not able to visit? No worries! We’ve got you covered. This is your chance to interact with RWU students and staff and find out more about the RWU experience.
On select Mondays and Thursdays we are providing special presentations including "Tips & Tricks" for your application and "How to write a great college essay" click the button to register for any that interest you!
Attend an in-person or virtual admission event; get the information you need in a one-on-one appointment with our transfer admission counselor.
Roger Williams University representatives visit high schools and organizations across the United States and world. We encourage you to check our upcoming in-person and virtual events at a location near you.
Explore our campus now (in English or Spanish).
Love where you live! Bristol, RI, is ranked the #1 safest college town in the country by safewise.com, and recognized by Architectural Digest as one of the top small towns to visit in the United States. Learn more about Bristol, Rhode Island, and all the town and community has to offer.
Check out housing options for first-year students with Danny DiCamillo, Assistant Director of Residence Life.
“It’s a way for students to see the process of an election up close,” said Professor June Speakman, who’s taught her popular Campaigns and Elections class for close to 20 years.
Equity Action Plan informs institutional commitment to embedding equity and efforts such as the Roger Pledge, First-Gen Day and more ways to connect student communities.
Yeaton, former Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer of Red Hat, will be the second alumnus to lead the board.