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WELCOME NORTHEAST NEIGHBORS!
If you are one of our "Northeast Neighbors" and you live in Connecticut, Long Island & Metro New York City, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire or Vermont, you could qualify for a special tuition rate* that is more affordable than the tuition at your local state college or university.
QUALITY EDUCATION WITHOUT THE DEBT
Rhode Island College makes your education attainable.
That’s why we are the most affordable college in New England.
How much does it cost to come to RIC?
$12,824* tuition and fees for our Northeast Neighbors
(residents of CT, ME, MA, NH and VT)
* Based on 2018-19 tuition rates
$11,673 average room and board
WHY CONSIDER RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE?
Our Northeast Neighbors Pay: IN-STATE TUITION + 50%*
*beginning Fall, 2019 for the 2019-2020 academic year
LAUNCH YOUR CAREER WITHOUT THE DEBT!
Located on 160 acres, Rhode Island College personally serves roughly 9,000 students through over 60 programs in the arts, humanities, mathematics, sciences, social sciences, education, business, nursing and social work, in addition to pre-law and pre-med.
Rhode Island College is located on a metropolitan campus with a suburban feel. Downtown Providence and its cultural and career opportunities
are just minutes away.
Distance to Rhode Island College
Boston, MA... 50 miles
Burlington, VT... 264 miles
Hartford, CT... 73 miles
Long Island, NY... 133 miles
Manchester, NH...102 miles
New York City, NY... 181 miles
Portland, ME... 163 miles
A SENSE OF COMMUNITY
One-third of our students identify as people of color. Many students are the first generation in their families to attend a four-year college. We are a Military-friendly school known for a commitment to student veterans.