Check in date and time: 8:00AM on Thursday, August 29th.
BEFORE YOU LEAVE: Know your hall and room. This information has been emailed to students.
For 15 West:
A. Navigate to 15 Westminster Street, Providence RI.
B. From Route I-95 northbound or southbound take Exit 22A for Downtown Providence
– Go straight onto Memorial Boulevard and turn right onto Westminster Street.
– 15 West (Rhode Island Hospital Trust Company building) is on the corner of Westminster and Memorial.
For South, East, Homer and Nickerson Halls:
A. Navigate to 55 Angell Street, Providence, RI
B. From Route I-95 northbound or southbound take Exit 22A for Downtown Providence.
– Go straight onto Memorial Boulevard and turn left onto Waterman Street at the 4th traffic light.
– Cross the river and continue up the hill and cross Benefit Street
– Continue up the hill and turn left at the lights onto Prospect Street
– Take a left onto Angell Street
– You will see students waiting to assist you at 55 Angell Street
When you reach the unloading zone, student staff will help unload your entire vehicle onto the sidewalk. Drivers must stay with their vehicles to be ready to quickly move the vehicle on to parking. You will receive a parking pass from staff for your car.
Keep in mind that:
Once you have unloaded, you will be directed to follow signs to park your vehicle.
The RISD Rides shuttle service will be looping campus to assist families with getting to and from locations, including parking.
Packages: Please contact the RISD Mailroom (firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions regarding shipping your belongings to campus prior to your arrival.