Spring 2019 Important Dates

February 14th – Add/drop begins
February 21st – Add/drop ends (Spring Internship deadline)
February 22nd – Withdrawal period begins (“W” grade on transcript)
March 23th-31st – Spring recess for Degree programs
April 1st – Degree program classes resume
April 11th – Last day to withdraw from a course (“W” grade on transcript)
May 15th – Last day of Spring classes (also Summer Internship deadline)
May 16th – Reading/Preparation Day – No classes, exams or crits held
May 17th – Liberal Arts and Graduate Studies exams
May 20th – Studio Review Days (through May 25th)
May 24th – Final day of Spring 2019 Semester
The full 2018-2019 academic calendar can be found here.

Have a great Spring Semester!

Wintersession 2019 Grading Deadline

Final Grade Submission Deadline:   Thursday February 14th, 2019.

Instructors are asked to submit their grades electronically via WebAdvisor, the online web student information system. Instructions for WebAdvisor grading is available on this webpage or by contacting registrar@risd.edu with questions.

Final Evaluations of Student Progress/Performance Deadline: Thursday February 28th, 2019. 

Instructors enter final evaluation narratives on WebAdvisor. A short instructional video is available for the online evaluation feature.  Further details on final evaluation narratives are available here. Guidelines on final evaluation narratives are also available here.

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 registration.  Login to Student Planning directly at this link: https://ss.risd.edu/student.

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.