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Fall 2017 Grading Deadlines

Final Grade Submission Deadline: Tuesday, December 19th, 2017.

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

Final Evaluations of Student Progress/Performance Deadline:  January 3rd, 2018.

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.

Wintersession 2018 Important Dates

Important Dates for Wintersession 2018

December 17 (Sunday) – Web Registration Closes
January 3 (Wednesday) – Wintersession Classes Begin
January 3 (Wednesday) – Add/Drop Period Begins
January 10 (Wednesday) – Add/Drop Period Ends
January 15 (Monday) – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, No degree program classes held
January 23 (Tuesday) – Final date to withdraw from a course with a “W” grade
February 6 (Tuesday) – Wintersession classes end

Course offerings, descriptions and schedules are available in:
Student Planning using the ‘Course Catalog‘ search.
– 2017-18 Course Announcement Wintersession Section beginning pg. 401.
– Wintersession Grid

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.