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    Campus Announcements

    Submit Spring 2015 Study Abroad Applications in GHH on Oct. 1

    Come to GHH 119 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and hand in your application packets for Spring 2015 study abroad programs.


    Registration Open for Learn to Sail Lessons

    The Waterfront Staff is pleased to offer "Learn to Sail" lessons to the University community this fall at the new Richard L. Bready Mount Hope Bay Sailing and Education Center. No experience is necessary; however students must pass a swim test. Life jackets will be provided for all students. Each lesson will be limited to 10 students.  

    Session 1: Saturday 11-3; class dates 9/19, 9/26, 10/3, 10/17  

    Session 2: Sunday 11-3; class dates 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/18

    Registration: We will accept registration on a first come, first serve basis. In addition to filling out the online registration here, each student must print and sign waiver and return it to the Waterfront Coordinator at the Bready Center. There is a $75 fee for this class.


    Hiring Work-Study Waterfront Safety Monitors

    Got work study? We are hiring Waterfront Safety Monitors who oversee the kayak and paddleboarding program. Interested candidates must have powerboating experience and current CPR certification. If you're interested, please email at


    Recreational Sailing at the Richard L. Bready Mount Hope Bay Sailing and Education Center This Fall

    Recreational sailing will be offered this fall on Mondays, starting Monday, September 14. Members of the campus community who know how to sail may take out a Flying Junior sailing dinghy. Life jackets are provided. Sailors must pass a swim test and must demonstrate their sailing skill prior to setting sail. For more information, contact Amanda Callahan at


    Work-Study Lifeguards Needed in Aquatic Center

    Have you been awarded work study and are a certified lifeguard? We've got the job for you in the aquatic center. We have open shifts on Monday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday. If interested, please contact Aquatics Coordinator, Matt Emmert, at or 254-3421.


    Order Textbooks Online via the Bookstore

    First day of class was Wednesday. Please keep in mind that we fulfill over 2,800 textbook orders. If you are now ordering your textbooks for class, fulfilling your order may take up to 24-48 business hours. Remember, textbooks are fully returnable within the first week of class with a Bookstore receipt. Order your textbooks online at the Bookstore.


    Intramurals Fall Registration Now Open

    Registration for the first session of Fall Intramurals is now open on Sports include: Flag Football, Beach Volleyball, Outdoor Basketball and 6 v 6 soccer. To register a team, you must be a member of imleagues as well as an active student or faculty/staff member. To register on imleagues, visit and click "Create An Account." Register under Roger Williams University and you will be able to see ways to create a team, be a free agent, etc. For any questions, contact Marty Kelly, Intramurals and Recreation Director, at


    Parking Permits On Sale

    Citations are being issued for students parking in Staff lots (any lot with a number) or with expired permits, wrong permits or no permits. Park in A lot (including the parking garage) until the permit is issued or stop at the main entrance for a temporary permit. 

    If you haven't already, order your permits for the 2015-2016 academic year.

    Please make sure to order the correct permit for your housing assignment and make sure your mailing address is correct! For Commuters, Graduate Students and Law Students, permits will be mailed directly to your home or local address!  


    Residents living on campus (New Res, Bayside, Maple, Cedar, Willow and Stonewall) and resident commuters (Almeida and Baypoint) will be able to order their permit and pick it up from the main entrance the next business day. For those picking up their permit from the main entrance you must have the vehicle registration and student ID ready for verification.  

     Log in at to order your permit.




    Resident & Commuter Permit Pick Up at Main Gate

    Students living in campus housing (New Res, Bayside, Maple, Cedar, Willow, Stonewall, Baypoint and Almeida) who ordered their permits, can pick them up from the Main Entrance, starting Monday, August 24 through Friday, August 28, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. & 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. Students must have their ID and vehicle registration with them.

    Traffic is very heavy at the main entrance, please park in student-designated areas (Letters ONLY) and WALK to the main entrance.

    Starting, August 31 at 7 a.m., any permits that are ordered prior to midnight on any day, can be picked up the next business day with proper identification and vehicle registration from the main entrance.


    Shuttle Schedule 2015-2016

    The last day of the intersession shuttle schedule is Saturday, August 23 at 6 p.m.

    New shuttle schedules are posted online at The new schedule starts on Sunday, August 23, at 10 a.m. Due to Community Connections, the inner campus shuttle will not run until 5 p.m. on Monday, August 24.