We are Roger Williams. Are you? Roger Williams was more than just a man, and Roger Williams University is more than just a pretty place. RWU is a leading independent, coeducational university with programs in the liberal arts and the professions. Nationally ranked, RWU offers 45+ majors, countless minors, 55 study abroad locations (on every continent but Antarctica), 70+ clubs and organizations and 24 NCAA athletic teams - including our coed sailing and equestrian squads. Our low student/faculty ratio (15:1) and small average class size (20) allow for personal connections with faculty members as well as student/faculty research collaborations.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad

Admissions office

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School location

One Old Ferry Rd
Bristol, RI 2809, United States of America

Phone number

(401) 254-3500


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