RISD alumni power our extraordinary community. If you want to give back to RISD with your expertise, time, or thoughts, we are ready to work with you!

Current opportunities

  • Serve as a leader or committee member with a regional club or affinity group
  • Help your class plan and celebrate their upcoming reunion
  • Mentor a RISD student or recent graduate
  • Hire a RISD student intern
  • Recruit RISD students or alumni for job opportunities
  • Host an event such as a summer welcome reception for newly admitted students or a local gathering for RISD alumni
  • Participate in a Career Center portfolio review or other programs
  • Review prospective student portfolios for RISD during national portfolio days and help RISD Admissions recruit new students
  • Volunteer for RISD Weekend or Commencement
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