Division of University Advancement

"Our brand is our promise to the public. It tells them what they can expect from us, and it differentiates what we offer that other universities don’t: Big Thinking. Our brand is derived from who we are, who we want to be, and who people perceive us to be,” said President Robert L. Carothers.


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SmartMoney magazine ranks URI 15th in nation for return on investment The January 2009 issue of SmartMoney magazine ranks URI 15th in a nationwide study of public and private colleges that examines the relationship between tuition costs and graduates' earning power. The magazine cites URI as a far better value than all the private institutions included in the survey. More...


Is there any good news about the economy in 2009? Find out by checking out the transcript of our recent Web chat with Professor of Economics Len Lardaro. His topic: The Rhode Island Economy and Beyond: Is there hope?