Rice University
Houston TX United States


Rice University is a Private Non-profit university located in Houston, Texas. Because of its academic strength, alumni network and track record of success, it is often cited as one of the world's most prestigious universities. It is the main campus, with 1 branch campuses, that offers predominantly Bachelor's Degree programs. Situated in a City: Large area of Houston, Graduate Degree (only) is the highest degree offered by Rice University.

Student Life

Students at Rice University have average family incomes of $73,796, making it one of the least socioeconomically diverse universities.

Degrees Awarded

Average SAT Score (Historical)

Acceptance Rate (Historical)


  • Population 3,879
    Population (Graduate) 2,809
    Average Entry Age 20.4
    Female Students 44.3%
    Married Students: 2.0%

Family Income

  • Average Income $73,796
    Median Income $55,129

Acceptance Rate

  • Acceptance Rate 16.0%

Test Scores

  • Average SAT Score 1482
    Math Midpoint 755
    Critical Reading Midpoint 720
    Writing Midpoint: 725
    Math 25th %ile 710
    Math 75th %ile 800
    Critical Reading 25th %ile 680
    Critical Reading 75th %ile 760
    Writing 25th %ile 680
    Writing 75th %ile 770


  • In-State Tuition $42,253
    Out-of-State Tuition $42,253