World-Class University

Rice University is one of the nation's premier institutions of higher education.


  • LOCATION: Houston, Texas
  • FOUNDED: 1912
  • ENROLLMENT: 6,740
  • NATIONAL RANKINGS: No. 15 (U.S. News & World Report) No. 2 Most International University
  • MEMBERSHIP: Association of American Universities (AAU)

Consistently ranking among the top 20 universities in the U.S. for best quality of student life, race/class interaction, and happiest students; most recently ranked No 4. Nationally and No. 1 in Texas for best value among private universities.

Lovett Hall

Producing award-winning students and faculty:

Fullbright Scholars
Marshall Scholars
Truman Scholars
Rhodes Scholars
Nobel Laureates
Pulitzer Prize Winners