IYRS students hanging out

  • IYRS was founded 1993
  • Internationally recognized experiential learning institution
  • Campuses in Newport and Bristol, Rhode Island
  • Offering programs in highly technical and deeply craft-based making, building and restoring
  • Regular collaborations with prestigious institutions such as MIT, Harvard, RISD, Roger Williams & others
  • Small student body, highly career focused industry-driven curricula
  • Industry-experienced faculty
  • Strong network of industry partners and sponsors

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Open to the Public

If you’ll be in Newport or Bristol for any number of reasons, feel free to stop by and visit with IYRS, there’s plenty to see:

> Coronet
> Restoration Hall
Museum of Yachting at IYRS

Campus Tours
Individuals and groups seeking information about IYRS may request a campus tour of IYRS’ campus in Newport and an informational visit with an IYRS representative. Email Natalie O’Sullivan at [email protected] to schedule a visit. Additionally, visitors may take a self-guided tour of our Newport Campus.

IYRS Externships

Externships are becoming increasingly beneficial to both students and employers. IYRS is always seeking exciting opportunities for students to gain career-focused experience.
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