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Spotlight Providence

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Congratulations on your acceptance to the Providence College Class of 2021!

As the newest members of the Providence College community, we invite you to join us in Providence to learn more about academic life on campus and celebrate your acceptance with a congratulatory pep rally before our men's basketball team takes on Butler University in downtown Providence. 

All are welcome for the academic program on-campus in the morning, but tickets are limited for the basketball game. 3 complimentary tickets are available to the first 400 families who register and can be picked up at ​the reception. Additional tickets are available for $20 each, payable through the online registration page. All registrations and ticket orders must be placed by Friday, February 3, as we anticipate a sold out game and no extras will be available on the day of the event.

Date: Saturday, February 11, 2017

Academic / On-Campus Program:

Time: Registration Begins at 10:00 AM

Location: Providence College Campus

Join us for an in-depth look at academic life and services available for students on-campus.

Pep Rally and Basketball Game:

Time: Pep Rally at 2:00 PM, Game at 4:00 PM

Location: Rhode Island Convention Center, Ballroom (5th Floor); Game next door at "The Dunk" 

Meet current students and other members of the PC com​munity prior to experiencing the excitement of a Friar basketball game!

Spotlight Providence Agenda:


10:00 - 10:45 AM: Registration
10:45 - 11:30 AM: Sessions on Academic Majors and Programs
11:45 - 12:30 PM: Sessions on Advising Programs, Mock Class Offerings, and Academic Services
12:45 - 1:30 PM: Sessions on Student Life, Catholic and Dominican Tradition, and Mock Class Offerings

Campus Tours and Residence Hall Tours will be available. Further details will be provided in the confirmation message sent the week of the event.

The Providence College Bookstore will be open between 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. in the lower level of Slavin Center.

Downtown Providence 

2:00 PM: Celebratory Pre-Game Pep Rally, Rhode Island Convention Center, Ballroom

4:00 PM: Providence College Friars vs. Butler University Bulldogs, Dunkin' Donuts Center