Interested in attending Ringling College of Art and Design? Find out what the Office of Admissions has planned or sign up for a campus tour.

PreCollege Perspective is a four-week intensive that provides high school students with focused and challenging artistic experiences in a structured, rigorous program that integrates fundamental studio practices with major-specific immersions and a robust student life program. 

The Ringling College of Art and Design Teacher Institute takes place each summer and offers an exciting curriculum integrating multiple competencies to improve both pedagogical approaches and personal practice. This week-long institute fosters a collegial environment of creative exploration that provides a unique opportunity for immersion into new and traditional art processes. Reserve now. Space is limited.

The Ringling College Library Association, established in 1975, is a separate not-for-profit organization dedicated to the on-going development of Verman Kimbrough Memorial Library at Ringling College of Art and Design, and acts as a catalyst for the educational growth of students, faculty and community. The Library Association produces the premier Town Hall Lecture series.

Ringling College Location & Directions

The main entrance to the Ringling College of Art and Design is 1/2 block east from the corner of U.S. 41/North Tamiami Trail and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way in Sarasota.  

From U.S. 41/Tamiami Trail, turn east onto Dr. MLK Jr. Way. Visitor parking is available on the right-hand side of the street. The Academic Center is a five-story green glass building accessible through the parking lots to the south. Look for the special event signs.

Call 941.351.5100 for additional directions to campus.