Rice University

6100 S Main
Houston, TX 77005
(713) 348-0000

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 949

Type: Private nonprofit 4-year or above

Main Website: www.rice.edu

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $40,566.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $56,316.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $56,316.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 2677 1402 8394
Percent admitted 15.1% 15.02% 15.19%
Percent admitted who enrolled 35.45% 36.73% 5.17%
Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 680 760
SAT Math 710 790
SAT Writing 670 770
ACT Composite 31 34
ACT English 32 35
ACT Math 30 35
ACT Writing 8 10

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 75%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 19%
Average Federal Grant $4,463.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 14%
Average state aid $4,166.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 60%
Average institutional aid $31,472.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 19%
Average student loan $6,233.00
Applied Mathematics
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art/art Studies
Asian Studies/Civilization
Atomic/Molecular Physics
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Biology/Biological Sciences
Business Administration and Management
Chemical Engineering
Chemical Physics
Civil Engineering
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Cognitive Science
Computational and Applied Mathematics
Computer and Information Sciences
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
English Language and Literature
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
French Language and Literature
Geology/Earth Science
German Language and Literature
Health Policy Analysis
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Latin American Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Political Science and Government
Public Policy Analysis
Religion/Religious Studies
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Secondary Education and Teaching
Spanish Language and Literature
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Visual and Performing Arts
Women's Studies

Rice University Scholarships

Texas Scholarships

Dr. Henry Cuellar Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Texas A&M; International University. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Les Dames d'Escoffier Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolled at Texas Women's University who have an interest in pursuing a career in Nutrition and Food Science. Due date and number of awards may vary. more...
Bernice & Sis Beck Union State Bank Music Endowment
Scholarship for undergraduate students enrolling/enrolled in Central Texas College at the district campus or service area campuses who are majoring in Fine Arts. Selection criteria is based on professional merit, and an audition. In addition to application student must submit academic transcript and a 300 word essay outlining goals, academic achievement, and community service. Applicants need only to fill out one scholarship application form for any or all of the awards the Foundation offers. Contact the Financial Aid Office for more information and/or application. more...
Genevieve Parkhill Lykes Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for female undergraduate students admitted to Converse College. Selection based on academic achievement, minimum 2.5 GPA, financial need, leadership and potential. Preference given to students from the Houston, Texas area. Due date, number of awards and award amounts may vary. more...
William Joseph Auguslus Nobles Family Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending the University of North Texas full-time. Applicants must have academic achievement with a minimum 2.0 GPA. Submit FAFSA application (available January 2nd) for financial eligibility. Number of awards and award amount varies. more...

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