Welcome to your college connection
It is never too soon to plan for college and your future. Organizations throughout the state of Rhode Island offer information and assistance to students and families interested in pursuing college and career education goals.
On this site, you will find information about education opportunities, preparing for college, planning for a career, finding and applying to college, and paying for college.
Rhode island has many programs and resources to help you plan and pay for college. Click below to learn more.
Whether a student is planning to attend a four-year college, a vocational school or graduate school, higher education costs continue to rise and more and more families are finding it difficult to bear the burden. From scholarship and grant programs and college savings plans, the Rhode Island Higher Education Assistance Authority (RIHEAA) will assist students and families at any stage of the planning process. Click below to learn more.
WaytogoRI.org is Rhode Island's free source for college and career planning. Create a free account for career exploration, high school planning and college information. Enter WayToGoRI for elementary, Middle,High School and College Students!!!!!!! Click below to learn more.
Adult education is a practice in which adults engage in systematic and sustained learning activities in order to gain new forms of knowledge, skills, attitudes, or values. Adult education can take place through "extension" school or "school of continuing education". Adult education frequently occurs at schools, colleges and universities, libraries, and lifelong learning centers.