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Residence Life

The Residence Life program at RISD provides a safe and supportive environment empowering students to create inclusive communities that foster their artistic and personal development. Our programs and services offer opportunities for student engagement, leadership, health, cultural competence, and responsibility.

The Residence Life website provides:

  • Overview of Residence Life
  • Residence Life policies and processes
  • Residence Life programming and events
  • Student Staff selection process
  • Housing selection process
  • Residence Halls pictures, rates, and amenities
  • Housing resources
  • Off campus housing resources
  • Staff contacts and bios
  • Frequently asked questions and answers

Staff

Brianna Demorcy
Community Coordinator, First-Year Area and South Hall
401 454-6650
bdemorcy@risd.edu
Office: Homer Hall

Melynda Heying
Associate Director for Housing Operations
401 454-6715
mheying@risd.edu
Residence Life main office (30 Waterman Street)

Josh Jones
Director of Residence Life
401 427-3156
jjones01@risd.edu
Residence Life main office (30 Waterman Street)

Angel Madrigal
Community Coordinator, 15 West
401 709-8431
amadriga@risd.edu
Office: 15 West

Jasmine Mahoney
Associate Director, Residential Education
401 427-6761
jmahoney@risd.edu
Residence Life main office (30 Waterman Street)

Zach Raso
Assistant Director, Community Development
401 709-8623
zraso@risd.edu