Events

Thursday, September 2

AIFS Study Abroad: Takeoff 2021

AIFS is one of the third-party study abroad program providers affiliated with URI. AIFS offers programs throughout the globe during fall, spring, j-term and...

Virtual Event
Self-paced ATL Conversation on Grief and Trauma Informed Teaching

We are thrilled to announce the launch of this self-paced ATL Conversation: this is a collection of resources you can explore and engage with at your leisure...

Virtual Event
Jorge Cardenas: In Remembrance and Celebration – A Life of Community Service in Hispanic Heritage Month Exhibition September 1-30 2021

Jorge Cardenas: In Remembrance and Celebration – A Life of Community Service in Hispanic Heritage Month Exhibition September 1-30 2021. Gallery Night...

Mass & Muffins

Join us for Catholic Mass followed by muffins/light breakfast at the Catholic Center!

Military Connected Student, Faculty, and Staff Open House!

The Office of Veteran Affairs and Military Programs will be having an all day Open House for URI students, faculty, and staff that are military connected....

Bowling at Old Mountain Lanes

Spend some time locally bowling at Old Mountain Lanes on a rainy day! Enjoy some time competitively with friends or meet some new ones and show off your...

Leadership Institute 2021

URI's annual First-Year Leadership Institute will take place on 9/2 and 9/3 for new students to the URI. The event requires an application and payment, in...

Body Pump for Well-Being

Join URI psychologist, Michael Starkey for a BodyPump class where you'll work out and talk about the science behind how exercise can enhance your overall...

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic (Moderna)

COVID-19 vaccine clinic is available on campus to all faculty, staff, and students. First and second dose is available at all clinics. Click on the link...

Nursing RAM tours

We will take a general tour of the campus and locate the buildings that you will be in as nursing majors!

Bike Ride on the URI Bike Path 2 hours

Enjoy a 2 hour bike ride on the new URI bike path. It is a 2-mile connection to the William C. O'Neill Bike Path which travels through the Kingston Station,...

Shopping Trip: Warwick Mall (Target)

Warwick Mall is a great spot for shopping, dining and entertainment options just 30 minutes from campus. Anchored by Target, Macy’s, JCPenney, Nordstrom...

Work out with a Owl

OWLs Mike and Joel will meet you outside of the Anna Fascitelli Fitness and Wellness Center! This is a great opportunity to meet other first-year students...

Check Out Campus

Meet up with an OWL (O-Week Leader) to explore URI and familiarize yourself with the campus. Bring your class schedule to get a jumpstart and figure out...

First Generation Giveaway: Light Boxes

Are you a first-generation URI college student? A first-generation college student is a student for whom neither parent(s)/guardian(s) completed a 4-year...

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Come meet the advocate from Violence Prevention and Advocacy Services and the Health Educator for giveaways, condoms, and safety tips.

Welcome Back to Campus!

Come enjoy free samples from our vendors in Mainfare Dining Hall Thursday Sept. 2 from 11:30am-2pm, featuring live DJ! Open to the campus community....

Beach Trip

Join us at Scarborough Beach for a chill day to hang with new friends!

Newport

Take a trip down to Newport and walk around the shops, get lunch, or go to the beach! Bus transportation will be provided leaving from the Memorial Union....

Providence Place

Take a trip to the Providence Place Mall today. There are many different stores and shops to go to as well as restaurants. Each trip will be 2 hours long....

Rhody at the Library

HELP!!! Rhody the Ram is lost in the library and needs YOUR help to find the way out. Join us at the Robert L. Carothers Library & Learning Commons for a...

Bike Ride on the URI Bike Path 2 hours

Enjoy a 2 hour bike ride on the new URI bike path. It is a 2-mile connection to the William C. O'Neill Bike Path which travels through the Kingston Station,...

Nursing RAM tours

Take a trip around the campus with your nursing RAM and Ambassadors! We will take a general tour of the campus and locate the buildings that you will be in...

Rhody Parent/Supporter Lounge

Just finished moving your student into their room? Don't go home yet! Head over to the Welcome Center and enjoy some complimentary refreshments with your...

Rhody at the Library

HELP!!! Rhody the Ram is lost in the library and needs YOUR help to find the way out. Join us at the Robert L. Carothers Library & Learning Commons for a...

Warwick Mall Trip

Warwick Mall is a great spot for shopping, dining and entertainment options just 30 minutes from campus. Anchored by Target, Macy’s, JCPenney, Nordstrom...

Bubble Soccer on the Quad

Drop-in Bubble Soccer Games on the Quad. Did you ever wonder what it would feel like to bounce around inside of a ball? This is the closest you will get!...

Bike Ride on the URI Bike Path 2 hours

Enjoy a 2 hour bike ride on the new URI bike path. It is a 2-mile connection to the William C. O'Neill Bike Path which travels through the Kingston Station,...

Check Out Campus

Meet up with an OWL (O-Week Leader) to explore URI and familiarize yourself with the campus. Bring your class schedule to get a jumpstart and figure out...

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Come meet the Advocate from Violence Prevention and Advocacy Services and the Health Educator for giveaways and free condoms.

Bowling at Old Mountain Lanes

Spend some time bowling at Old Mountain Lanes on a rainy day! Enjoy some time competitively with friends or meet some new ones and show off your skill! From...

Yoga on the Quad

Welcome URI Students! We are happy you are on campus and invite you to link your Yoga practice to nature, humanity, and the universe by taking it outdoors!...

Bike Ride on the URI Bike Path 2 hours

Enjoy a 2 hour bike ride on the new URI bike path. It is a 2-mile connection to the William C. O'Neill Bike Path which travels through the Kingston Station,...

RCF Burger Night

Come meet some students and staff from Rhody Christian Fellowship, and enjoy burgers off the grill! This is a great opportunity to hang out, ask questions...

Workout with an Owl

OWLs Devon and Saarah will meet you outside of the Anna Fascitelli Fitness and Wellness Center! This is a great opportunity to meet other first-year students...

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POST-PONED: NEW DATE TBD Connect with other first-year students and community members at the University of Rhode around our Rhody Glow fire pits for some...

Glow Dance Party at the Union!!!

For those of you wanting to glow up in college, this is your chance! DJ Roberto is spinning some fire tracks, and every student will have glowsticks and...

Movie In Edwards: Ratatouille

Come watch a movie in Edwards! It's about a rat controlling a man by his hair to help him make delicious food.

Movie in Edwards: Shrek

Come watch a movie in Edwards Auditorium! It's about an ogre going on a quest to save a princess as a favor for Lord Farquaad in exchange for getting fairy...

Thursday, September 2