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.

June 25–Aug 5, 2022

RISD Pre-College residential program is now full, but we are reviewing and accepting Wait List applications, as we do anticipate spaces becoming available.

Advanced Program Online

Year-Round Online

Reframe the way you look at the world.
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.

Spring 2022
Session I: March 5–April 10
Session II: April 23–May 29

Summer 2022
Session I: June 21–July 17
Session II: July 19–August 14

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.