For five weeks between the fall and spring semesters, RISD offers undergraduate and graduate students rich global learning opportunities through Wintersession (WS) travel courses. The central purpose of this program is to enrich the educational experience of RISD students and faculty by providing a period for intense exploration of a particular discipline or an off-campus interest.


Browse the Wintersession Travel Courses Collections:

Wintersession Shoe Design 2016: Northern Europe

Wintersession Shoe Design 2017: Italy