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Rhode Island School of Design

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Visiting And Contact Information

2 College Street

Providence, RI 02903

United States

Phone: 401-454-6300

Fax: 401-454-6309

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Freshman Academic Profile
Admissions Selectivity Rating: 96
SAT:
% Submitting Score:84%
     Critical Reading Middle 50%:530 - 670
     Math Middle 50%:560 - 710
     Writing Middle 50%:550 - 690
ACT:
% Submitting Score:13%
     ACT Middle 50%:24 - 32
     Math Middle 50%:24 - 31
     English Middle 50%:23 - 33
     Writing Middle 50%:24 - 32
Average High School GPA:3.5
     % with GPA 3.75 of higher:38%
     % with GPA 3.50 - 3.74:16.6%
     % with GPA 3.25 - 3.49:22.9%
     % with GPA 3.0 - 3.24:10.6%
     % with GPA 2.5 - 2.99:10.8%
     % with GPA 2.0 - 2.49:0.7%
     % with GPA 1.0 - 1.99:0.4%
Freshman Student from Public School High Schools:60%
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Freshman Acceptance & Retention
Total applicants: 3,215
Total applicants who are accepted: 878
Total of accepted students who enroll: 455
% of students who return for their sophomore year: 93%
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Application Process
Application Fee: $60.00
Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes
Early Decision Application Deadline: 11/01
Early Decision Notification Date: 12/01
Regular Application Deadline: 02/01
Regular Notification Date: 03/15
Transfer Students Accepted: Yes
TOEFL required for non-native English speakers: Yes
Admissons Deposit Deadline: 05/01
Housing Deposit Deadline: 5/1
Housing Deposit Amount: $175.00
Housing Deposit Refundable: No
Admission for Non-Fall Terms: Yes
Deferred Admission: Yes
Maximum Period of Postponement: 1 year
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Freshman Admissions Factors
Academic CriteriaImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record:Very important
Class Rank:Not Considered
Academic GPA:Very important
Standardized Test Scores:Important
Application Essay:Important
Recommendation(s):Considered
 
Non-Academic CriteriaImportance
Interview:Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities:Considered
Talent / Ability:Very important
Character / Personal Qualities:Considered
First Generation:Considered
Alumni/ AE Relation:Considered
Geographical Residence:Considered
State Residency:Not Considered
Religious Affiliation / Commitment:Not Considered
Racial / Ethnic Status:Considered
Volunteer Work:Considered
Work Experience:Considered
Level of applicant's interest:Not Considered
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Freshman Academic Requirements
High School Completion:High school diploma required GED is accepted
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Key Statistics

Admissions

  • Admissions Selectivity Rating:
    96
  • SAT:
     
  •      Reading Middle 50%:
    530 - 670
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    560 - 710
  •      Writing Middle 50%:
    550 - 690
  • ACT:
     
  •      ACT Middle 50%:
    24 - 32
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    24 - 31
  •      English Middle 50%:
    23 - 33
  •      Writing Middle 50%:
    24 - 32
  • Average HS GPA:
    3.5
  • Early Decision Application Deadline:
    11/01
  • Regular Application Deadline:
    02/01
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