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Take a Guided Campus Tour

There’s so much to do (and see) at JWU! Explore the Harborside or Downcity campuses — and get an up-close look at where you’ll live, learn, and enjoy all JWU has to offer. We can’t wait to show you campus!

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Career Explorations

Are you about to enter your junior or senior year in high school? Join us for Career Explorations — explore college majors that interest you, gain insight into a variety of career paths, and experience what it’s like to be a JWU student.

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Visit Providence: Waterfire

JWU Walk & WaterFire

Enjoy a student-led walking tour of our Downcity Campus. Then stay for WaterFire and experience the beautiful outdoor installation and festival along the river. For this special event, the parking garage will be open until 9:30pm.

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Explore From Home

Johnson & Wales offers a unique undergraduate experience. If you haven’t yet had a chance to visit, check out campus and student life through this immersive online resource.

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Interactive Tour

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Providence City Skyline

Where To Stay

Looking for a Providence-area hotel for your visit?
Plan your stay at any of the following options:

Courtyard Providence Downtown
32 Exchange Terrace, Memorial Blvd, Providence, RI

Graduate Providence
11 Dorrance Street, Providence, RI

Hampton Inn and Suites
58 Weybosset Street, Providence, RI

Hilton Providence
21 Atwells Avenue, Providence, RI

Homewood Suites by Hilton
5 Exchange Street, Providence, RI

Hotel Providence
139 Mathewson Street, Providence, RI
Enter promo code JWU22

Omni Providence Hotel
1 West Exchange Street, Providence, RI

Renaissance Providence
5 Avenue of the Arts, Providence, RI

Residence Inn by Marriott
100 Sabin Street, Providence, RI

Aloft Providence
191 Dorrance Street, Providence, RI 
Enter promo code JWN

The Beatrice
90 Westminster Street, Providence, RI