RISD Store General Info


Fall 2020

As of Monday, August 31, 2020 the risd:store and the risd:store 3d will be open to students, staff, and faculty only. Until further notice, we will not be open to the general public for in person shopping.

The RISD community will be let in the store in accordance with the RI occupancy policies; the line will be outside of the Main Street entrance. At this time, gifts, apparel, and alumni collection are only available for online shopping.

COVID Regulations: 

  • Face coverings are required to enter the store 
  • Practice social distancing while in the store 
  • Capacity will be limited 
  • High touch areas will be wiped down on a regular basis and regular disinfecting will occur.

Please follow this link to our dedicated safety and shopping guidelines page for in-depth details on how we are keeping our customers safe and how we are making the shopping experience as easy as possible.

Buy on-line, pick up in-store: Orders made online can be picked up from 8:30am – 5pm M-F, 12p-5p Sat-Sun at the risd:store.

For further assistance, please contact the RISD Store at [email protected] or call (401) 454-6464.


The mission of the RISD Store is to support the creative pursuits of our students and customers through a unique, inspiring, and informative shopping experience. Also, RISD Store is home to a rotating retail collection of work by RISD alumni and a variety of RISD branded merchandise and apparel. We are your local art supply store known for providing a wide variety of high-quality student and professional art and design products at great value, while exceeding the service expectations of our customers. The RISD Store is owned and operated by RISD, with all proceeds from sales going to the college for use in furthering its mission.