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Rice University (RICE)

Houston, Texas
Other University details
Offers 22 Bachelor Courses

Engineering & Technology

Bioengineering Chemical Engineering Civil Engineering Computer Science Electrical/Computer Engineering Mechanical Engineering

Business & Finance


Natural Sciences

Physics Statistics Mathematics Chemistry

Architecture & Design



Music Performance


Philosophy Political Science Religious Studies Anthropology History

Languages and literature

English Linguistics

Social Sciences

Psychology Sociology

Typical application profile

class rank in top 20% GPA=B+ to A SAT=1300-1600 ACT=29 accepts 40% or less applicants.
Score ranges of accepted students
Average Scores
Score Distribution
Average Scores
Score Distribution
Requirements for international students
  • Application Fees 75 USD
  • Financial Aid offered to international student yes
  • Number of international student who received aid 95
  • Application Deadline for fall Jan 1
  • Priority Date for financial Aid N/A
  • Average amount of aid received 28,160.94 USD
Test Minimum Score Required
  • TOEFL Writing (100)
Cost of Attendance
  • Student required to live in School housing no
  • University offeres on-campus housing yes
  • University campus housing capacity 2852
Student profile for Admission
  • Number of applications received : 17951
  • Number of students offered admission : 2865
  • Number of students who enrolled : 969
Factors Considered for admission
  • Secondary school record Very important
  • Class rank Very important
  • Recommendations Very important
  • Standardized test scores Very important
  • Essay Very important
Non Academic
  • Extracurricular activities Very important
  • Particular talent/ability Very important
  • Character/personal qualities Very important
  • Alumni/ae relationship Considered
  • Interview Considered