From Interstate 95 Northbound
Take Exit 21 (Broadway exit); turn left at second
traffic light (Atwells Avenue). Follow Atwells
Avenue for 1.5 miles to the intersection with Mount
Pleasant Avenue. Turn right onto Mount Pleasant
Avenue. The College entrance is 1.1 miles ahead on
From Interstate 95 Southbound
Take Exit 21 (Atwells Avenue exit). Turn right
onto Atwells Avenue. Continue on Atwells Avenue for
1.5 miles to the intersection with Mount Pleasant
Avenue. Turn right onto Mount Pleasant Avenue. The
College entrance is 1.1 miles ahead on the left.
From Interstate 295 Northbound
Take Exit 6A to US Route 6 East. Follow US Route
6 East to the Killingly Street (RI Route 128) exit.
Turn left off exit and follow Killingly Street to
end. Turn right onto Greenville Avenue and follow to
second traffic light. Turn left at the traffic
light, then bear right at the fork. Campus entrance
is approximately 0.2 mile ahead on the right.
From Interstate 295 Southbound
Take Exit 7A to US Route 44 East. Follow US Route
44 East for 2.8 miles to the intersection with Fruit
Hill Avenue. Bear right onto Fruit Hill Avenue. The
College entrance is 1.0 mile ahead on the left.
From Route 44 West
Take US-44 East past the Centredale section of North Providence.
Follow US-44 (Smith St.) for approximately one mile to Fruit Hill
Ave. Bear right onto Fruit Hill Ave. to the campus entrance one mile
ahead on your left.
From Route 6 West
Follow US-6 East toward Providence to RI-128 Killingly
Street exit. Turn left onto Killingly Street and continue to end.
Turn right onto Manton Avenue and follow to traffic light. At light,
turn left onto Fruit Hill Avenue and bear right at church. Entrance to the campus is
approximately one-half mile ahead on the right.
From the State House (Route 44 West)
Follow US Route 44 West (Smith Street) for 2.3
miles. Turn sharp left onto Mount Pleasant Avenue.
Follow Mount Pleasant Avenue for 0.4 mile. The
College entrance is on the right.
Island Public Transit Authority operates bus
service to the Rhode Island College Campus. Buses
run regularly to the College from Kennedy Plaza and
Francis Street in downtown Providence, and from
Centredale and Olneyville Square. Bus service
extends from 7:30am to 4:30pm weekdays. Bus service
to the College is available on RIPTA route 26. Also,
route 55 (Admiral Street Line) has been extended to
the college which provides an additional 25
roundtrips weekday and 15 roundtrips on Saturdays.
Limited service is also available on RIPTA routes 56
and 27. All service picks up and drops off at
Roberts Hall. See