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First Night 2019 Block Party

Welcome to URI ~ Class of  2023!

Visit the Union's courtyard  and meet your new community.  Along with your classmates,  you'll meet over 150 student organizations, greek life and club sports teams. This festive night is complete with free food and activities.


Over 150 student organizations are represented at this event, creating a great opportunity for you to connect with other students and the community.

First Night 2018 Video
First Night 2015 Video

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Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 8:00pm

Memorial Union
50 Lower College Rd, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI 02881, USA

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Dining Services, Housing and Residential Life, Student Affairs, Student Life, Recreational Services

Student Involvement


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Maureen McDermott

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Sarah Elizabeth Hooper

Sarah Elizabeth Hooper left a positive review 9/1/2019

great food and vibes!

Brendan Patrick Peck

Brendan Patrick Peck left a positive review 9/1/2019

I learned a lot and it made joining clubs easier.

D'Ante Adams

D'Ante Adams left a positive review 8/31/2019

It was great... I enjoyed everything!!!