Excellence in class, competition, and the community
Intercollegiate athletics teach resiliency and teamwork, and require intensive work and commitment. URI student-athletes constantly strive to excel, and are among our top student leaders. For student-athletes, the experience opens doors and provides opportunities for a bright future.
Our Campaign Goals
URI Athletics Points of Distinction
Ascending Football Program
URI Football beats division powerhouse Delaware over the course of a top-25 season for fall 2019. URI ascended to #15 nationally in its first top-25 finish since 2005.
Newly Renovated Football Stadium
Meade Stadium kicked off fall 2019 with a new synthetic turf field and stadium lighting, thanks to a $4.1 million project, including $3 million from alumni and friends.
Allie Reilly ’19 set a world record at the 2019 World Rowing Indoor Championships PR3 with a time of 7:22.5 over 2,000 meters on an erg (stationary rowing machine).
High-performing Men’s Soccer Team
URI Men’s Soccer finished last season at 15-4-0 to make its first NCAA tournament appearance since 2006.