The University of Rhode Island (commonly referred to as URI) is the principal public research as well as the land grant and sea grant university for the state of Rhode Island.
Its main campus is located in the village of Kingston in southern Rhode Island. Additionally, smaller campuses include the Feinstein Campus in Providence, the Narragansett Bay Campus in Narragansett, and the W. Alton Jones Campus in West Greenwich.
The university offers bachelor’s degrees, master’s degrees, and doctoral degrees in 79 undergraduate and 49 graduate areas of study through seven academic colleges. These colleges include Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Engineering, Human Science and Services, Environment and Life Sciences, Nursing and Pharmacy. Another college, University College (UC) serves primarily as an advising college for all incoming undergraduates and follows them through their enrollment at URI.
The University currently enrolls about 13,589 undergraduate and 2,900 graduate students.
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University of Rhode Island (URI) research articles from Innovation Toronto
- MIT engineers hand “cognitive” control to underwater robots – May 8, 2015
- URI researchers invent lab-on-paper for rapid, inexpensive medical diagnostics – March 4, 2015
- Deep Carbon Observatory scientists discover quick recipe for producing hydrogen
- URI researchers release new biological agent to fight invasive weed
- Scientists Use Marine Robots to Detect Endangered Whales
- Four ways to harvest solar heat from roads
- Dawn of the Frankenfish
- Student creates cost-effective self-healing concrete?