Transfer Students

Residence Life is able and excited to welcome our incoming Transfer Students to Campus. Transfer Students will be provided with housing in the class year that they transfer in as.

2023-2024 Timeline
May 22*

Housing Selection begins; students may complete the application on the Housing Portal
*This date was updated from May 15 on 5/10/23 to accommodate the deposit deadline

May 31

Deadline for Medical Accommodations & Residency Waivers. 

June 5

Housing Application due for Transfer Students needing housing for Summer and Fall 2023.

June 16

Transfer Student room assignments sent for Summer EFS 2023.  

June 27

Summer EFS move-in & Orientation begins.


Room assignments for Fall 2023 sent

residence halls

Select from the areas below to explore our Sophomore residence halls, amenities, and view photos.

Sophomore Housing

Housing + Dining Rates 2023-2024

Click here for 2023-2024 Housing + Dining room rates.

Medical accommodations

Medical accommodation requests are due May 31.

Live On Requirement

RISD has a two year live-on requirement. As such, first year and sophomore/transfer students are required to live on campus.


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