RISD Pre-College is thrilled to announce the return of its on-campus residential summer immersive in 2022. Pre-College at Rhode Island School of Design is one of the most established and renowned summer art and design programs for high school students in the world—and also one of the oldest, celebrating its 50th anniversary since it was founded in 1971.
The health, safety, and well-being of students, instructors, and staff remains a top priority, and RISD has developed a comprehensive set of
Both programs offer a college-level curriculum that provides a strong foundational understanding of drawing and design principles. Whether on-campus or online, students will participate in courses led by professionally practicing instructors, learn to manage time and self-motivate, and develop a portfolio of concepts, sketches, and finished pieces that can be included in or inform their college application.
Pre-College applicants: Complete and submit your Pre-College application by December 1, 2021, and attend the program to receive a full refund on your application fee and $100 in RISD Bucks upon arrival to campus.
Advanced Program Online applicants: Save 10% on class tuition if you register by December 1, 2021. Use the code 22EARLYBIRD at checkout. Don’t miss this opportunity to save over $500 (10% off) by enrolling early in the Advanced Program Online certificate.