Fall 2017 Term Important Dates

Wednesday, Sept 6:  RISD students may register for Brown classes
Thursday, Sept 7: RISD Courses begin
Thursday, Sept. 7 –14:  Add/Drop period
Thursday, Sept. 14:
-Last day to add or drop a course
-Internship application deadline through ArtWorks
Friday, Sept. 15:  Course Withdrawal “W” grade period begins
Monday,October 30: Final date to withdraw from a course, “W” Grade
Wednesday, December 6: Last day degree program classes
Friday, December 8: Liberal Arts and Graduate Commons Exam Day
Monday, December 11 – Friday, December 15: Crit Week
Friday, December 15: Final Day of Fall Term

Complete Academic Calendar 2017-2018


Student Planning Online Registration Tool

Student Planning is available for students and advisors!  The web-based tool integrates degree planning, registration, scheduling and advising.

All students are encouraged to access Student Planning prior to the upcoming Wintersession registration.  Login to Student Planning directly at this link: https://ss.risd.edu/student or through WebAdvisor (wa.risd.edu) and click the link for ‘Student Planning’.

Watch the following short video tutorial series to familiarize yourself with the many features and benefits.

For Students:
Tutorial 1: Introduction to Student Planning & Registration
Tutorial 2  Student Planning: Preparing for Registration
Tutorial 3: Student Planning: Registering for Classes

For Advisors:
Tutorial 4: Student Planning for Advisors

FAQs are available on this site at Student Planning.

Questions about navigating Student Planning:
Contact the Office of the Registrar (401) 454-6151 or email registrar@risd.edu

Questions about access:
Contact the Service Desk of the Office of Information Technology (401) 454-6106 or email servicedesk@risd.edu

Questions about specific degree requirements:
Contact your Academic Advisor.