- What-Cheer Garage & Studios
- 160 Benefit Street
Spring 2021 information
Hours of operation: Monday–Friday, 8 am–4 pm
phone: 401 454–6484
Note: The Facilities office is closed to walk-in visits. Please call or email to connect with Facilities staff.
For emergency service after business hours and on weekends, contact Public Safety at 401 454-6376.
Trades service staff is available to address building maintenance and repair issues. Please submit your work request at workorders.risd.edu.
Sanitizing Supplies and PPE
Facilities will provide limited amounts of sanitizing supplies and personal protection supplies to academic departments and administrative departments working on campus. Requests are filled via the work order system at workorders.risd.edu.
The pickup location for items is on the second floor of What Cheer Garage outside of room 215. Student requests must be submitted by the department technician, coordinator or residence life staff member responsible for pickup. In the event that someone other than the requester will pick up items, please include their name and contact information in the work request.
Please be aware that due to COVID-19 and supply chain issues, items may only be available in limited quantities. In consideration of the entire campus, please limit your order to necessary quantities only.
In your work order, please use the list below to indicate the supplies you need:
Disposable face masks: available in boxes of 50
Gloves: Available in a box of 100. Please indicate size SM, M, L, XL. Latex-free available upon request.
Disinfecting spray: Suitable for hands and surfaces. Limit to one per order.
Disinfectant spray: 32 oz. bottle
Facilities supports RISD’s mission by maintaining a safe and sustainable campus through planning, construction services, building operations, careful management of resources and respectful personal interaction with the entire RISD community.
Facilities Management includes:
Work Order Requests
Work requests are submitted online at workorders.risd.edu.
StaffJack Silva Vice President of Campus Services 401 454-6480 firstname.lastname@example.org
Annie Newman Director of Planning, Design & Construction 401 454-6623 email@example.com
Alan Cantara Environmental Health and Safety Manager 401 454-6780 firstname.lastname@example.org College Building