Media Advisory: Move-in Weekend 2018

What: Move-in Weekend. A well-choreographed production to welcome the incoming class of approximately 3,250 new students and about 500 transfer students as they move into their rooms at one of the two dozen residence halls on campus.

The University’s Office of Undergraduate Admission received and reviewed a record 22,775 applications for 3,250 spots in the incoming class, making it one of the most selective classes in University history. More...

URI pharmacy building to be re-dedicated Oct. 16 in honor of late alumnus, philanthropist Paramaz Avedisian

Brother makes $5 million gift to support the College

WHO: The University of Rhode Island will re-dedicate the College of Pharmacy building on the Kingston campus in memory of pharmacy alumnus Paramaz Avedisian, Class of ’54.

WHAT: University officials will join members of the Avedisian family in cutting a ceremonial ribbon to rename the College of Pharmacy building the Paramaz Avedisian ’54 Hall. More...