Rice

This is Rice

Rice Requirements


  • The Common Application or the Universal College Application
  • $75 nonrefundable application fee.
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Official Test Scores: SAT and two Subject Tests related to your area of study, or ACT Plus Writing test.
  • School Report (counselor recommendation)
  • One Teacher Evaluation (teacher recommendation)
  • Midyear Report (to be submitted when senior midyear grades become available)

Pay Rice

2014-2015 - Cost of Attendance Tuition $ 39,880 Fees $686 Room and Board $13,400 Books $800 Personal Expenses $1,550 Total Cost $56,316

Rice Scholarships

How to get a scholarship from Rice tips

1. Be Black. 2. Be Asian. 3. Be Hispanic.

4. Be Native American. 5. Be Female.

... I'm not kidding. That's what the Rice page says, just in more impressive wording.

Housing Cost

The on-campus housing cost for a typical student was $8,800 in 2013 - 2014 and the cost for a typical meal plan was $4,200.

Opportunity for on Campus Employment

Federal Work Study

Federal Work Study is a part-time employment program for students who have demonstrated financial need according to eligibility criteria set forth by the federal government. Students are limited to earning the dollar amount shown on their award letter.