Tomorrow’s Thinking

Fostering diversity and an intellectual environment, Rice University is a comprehensive research university located on a 300-acre tree-lined campus in Houston, Texas. Rice produces the next generation of leaders and advances tomorrow’s thinking.

Distinguished Academics

Dean with Staff
President Leebron and Student
Male student graduating
Female student graduating
Male student graduating
Female student graduating

A prominent and comprehensive
research university

Rice employs a creative, interdisciplinary approach to higher education. Students have unparalleled opportunities to learn from distinguished faculty through classroom interaction and research collaboration. Rice is developing disruptive digital technologies that enhance students’ on-campus experience and improve educational outcomes for learners of all ages.



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Challenging Convention

Rice is a community of curious thinkers, passionate dreamers and energetic doers who believe that improving the world demands more than bold thought and brave action. It takes unconventional wisdom.