School Overview

Rice University is a Private, 4 years college located in Houston, Texas. Rice ranked 15th in National Universities and 1st in Texas Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 7,643 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 6 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. Rice's acceptance rate is 9.48% last year (undergraduate school).
Rice University is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
Address6100 S Main St, Houston, TX 77005-1827
Admission Information
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Rice University is 9.48% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 43.75%. The application fees are $75 for undergraduate programs and $85 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate9.48 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)43.75 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$75
Graduate Application Fees$85

Tuition & Fees

Rice's 2022 tuition & fees is $52,895 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $49,941.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$52,895
Graduate Tuition & Fees$49,941
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 7,643 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 418 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Rice has 4,076 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,567 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students7,643
Undergraduate Students4,076
Graduate Students3,567
Online Enrollment418

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs160 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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