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University of Rhode Island

Kingston, RI
Visiting and Contact Info

Visiting And Contact Information

Newman Hall

14 Upper College Road

Kingston, RI 02881

United States

Phone: 401-874-7100

Fax: 401-874-5523


Admissions Office Contact Info
Admissions Office Address:Newman Hall
14 Upper College Road
Kingston, RI 02881-0807
Admissions Office Phone:4018747000
Admissions Office Email:admission@uri.edu

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Experience College Life
Most Popular Places on Campus:Ryan Center and Boss Ice Arena
College of Pharmacy & Center for Biotechnology & Life Sciences
Memorial Student Union
Multicultural Center
Hope Dining Commons
College of Pharmacy and the Center for Biotechnology and Life Sciences - are LEED certified and the focal point of a statewide effort to build a new, knowledge-based economy for Rhode Island. Green Hall - historic building houses Registrar, Financial Aid and Bursar, as well as Administrative Offices.
Most Popular Places Off Campus:Newport, RI-cliffwalks,historic areas,sh
Providence, RI-dining, shopping, history
Narragansett Beaches-10 min from campus
Block Island-popular vacation spot

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Campus Tours
Campus Visiting Center:No
Campus Tours:Yes
     Appointment Required:No
     Tour Dates:Varies
Average Length:Varies
Contact Email Address to Sign-Up:www.uri.edu/admission

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On Campus Interviews
On Campus Interviews:No

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Faculty and Coach Visits
Dates/Times Available:Year-round
Arrangements:Contact Coach Directly
Advance Notice:Other

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Class Visits
Dates Available:Varies
     Describe:contact individual academic department

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Overnight Dorm Stays
Overnight Dorm Stays:Not Available

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Types of Transportation Available to Campus:
The T.F. Green Airport in Warwick is 20 miles from campus. The airport is serviced by the major airlines. Bus transportation and rental cars are available for the trip from the airport to campus. For information on bus transportation, contact the RI Public Transportation Authority at 401-781-9400 or www.ripta.edu. Amtrak trains along the northeast corridor stop at the station in Kingston about 2 miles from campus. Local buses (RIPTA) and taxis are available to get to campus from the station. (For train schedules, call Amtrak at 800-USA-RAIL, www.amtrack.com; for bus schedules, call RIPTA at 401-781-9400.) Bus service to Providence is provided by Bonanza Bus Lines (800-556-3815), www.bonanzabus.com; service from Providence to campus is provided by RIPTA
Driving Instructions to Campus:
From the north, take I-95 S. to exit 9, then take Rhode Island Rte. 4 S (a left-lane exit). Follow Rte. 4 S to Rte. 1 S., then stay on Rte. 1 to Rhode Island Rte. 138 W. (Note that this is just past the Holiday Inn; do not take the first 138 exit, which is 138 E.) Take Rte. 138 W. for approximately 4 miles; the university will be on the right. From the south, take I-95 N. to Exit 3A and Rhode Island Rte. 138 E. Proceed for approximately seven miles on Rte. 138; the university will be on the left.
Local Accommodations: Near By:
About 10 minutes away is the Holiday Inn (3009 Tower Hill Road, South Kingston; 401-789-1051). from mid-May through October. Approximately 10 minutes from campus is the recently constructed Hampton Inn, conveniently located in the Village at South County Commons - a unique mixed-use development in a quaint New England Village setting (20 Hotel Drive So. Kingstown, RI; 401-788-3500). Newport the "City by the Sea" is about 15 miles to the east of the university and offers choices in accommodations ranging from large national hotels and motels to small bed and breakfasts at a variety of seasonal prices. Your best bet for a stay in Newport is to contact to Newport County Visitors Bureau at 800-326-6030 or 800-976-5122 of www.gonewport.com
Local Accommodations: Far Away:
Approximately 45 minutes south, in Westerly, is the Shelter Harbor Inn (10 Wagner Rd.; 401-322-8883), with a restaurant, a rooftop deck with hot tub, flower gardens, tennis courts, a shuttle to a private beach two miles away, and golf and fishing nearby. This cheerful bed-and-breakfast, with 24 rooms with private baths, has moderate prices that include a full breakfast. The city of Providence offers many hotel options as well

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Visiting and Contact Info

  • Admissions Office Address:
  • Newman Hall
    14 Upper College Road
    Kingston, RI 02881-0807
    Phone: 401-874-7000
    Email: admission@uri.edu
  • Visiting Center:
  • Campus Tours:
  • On Campus Interviews:
  • Overnight Dorm Stays:
    Not Available