Residential Summer

Pre-College isn’t just an education—it’s an experience. This summer, live like a RISD student and work alongside hundreds of other creative, highly motivated students who will inspire you to push your limits and produce your best work.

The 2024 Pre-College program is currently full. Submit your waitlist application to be notified if space becomes available.

June 29–August 3, 2024

Advanced Program Online

Year-Round Online

Reframe the way you look at the world. Advanced Program Online is designed for high school students interested in pursuing art and design in college. Join RISD’s online intensive for changemakers to develop your art practice, learn new ways to collaborate and create a future you’re excited about.

Summer 2024
Session I: June 22–July 20
Session II: July 21–August 18

Build your portfolio while developing as an artist and an individual

Experiment with new materials, tools and techniques, study with award-winning instructors, take risks, test your theories and challenge your ideas.