! Summer 2023 enrollment now open

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.

Complete and submit your Pre-College application by December 1, 2022, and attend the program, to receive $100 in RISD Bucks upon your arrival to campus.

June 24–July 29, 2023

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.

Save 10% on Advanced Program Online summer class tuition if you register by December 1, 2022. Discount can be used for multiple class purchases, including enrollment for the entire certificate program. Use code APOSUMMER at checkout.

Save 10% on Advanced Program Online spring class tuition if you register by December 20, 2022. Use code EARLYBIRDCE at checkout.

Spring 2023
Session I: March 4–April 2
Session II: April 22–May 21

Summer 2023
Session I: June 17–July 15
Session II: July 16–August 13

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.