New Student Information

    Congratulations on your decision to attend the Ringling College of Art and Design! 

    We are excited for the upcoming year and enthusiastic about the memorable times we will share together at Ringling College.

    On this page, you will find a link to our New Student Housing Contract.  After submitting your Confirmation Fee to the Office of Admissions, you can set up your Ringling issued email address.  You will need this to complete the Housing Contract.

    For more information on What To Bring/What Not To Bring, check out this page

    Our Frequently Asked Questions page may also be helpful to you. 

    Again, welcome to the Ringling family!  If you have any suggestions or questions, please call the Office of Residence Life at 941-309-4411 or email us at

    Christopher Shaffer
    Associate Dean of Students 


    New Student Housing Contract

    1)  Create your Ringling College of Art and Design Account and Email Address

    2) Check out our First-Year Residence Halls on this page!

    3)  Complete the online Housing Contract