The State of Rhode Island
When it comes to higher education, no other region of the United States can match New England in history and prestige. Thousands of international students come to New England each year to study at a college or university. At University of Rhode Island, you will live in the heart of historic New England, near the beaches of Rhode Island.
Rhode Island has:
- Over 100 Libraries
- Over 150 Museums & Galleries
- Over 20 Cinemas
- Over 450 Restaurants
- Over 40 Parks
- Over 40 Beaches
Rhode Island is located near some fantastic cities that you will enjoy visiting while you're studying here.
- Boston is just 1.5 hours by car or train
- New York City is 2.5 hours by car and 3 hours by train
- Providence is 35 minutes by car and 1 hour by train
Some popular attractions in Rhode Island include: