Total Enrollment: 5,760
Institution Size: 5,000 - 9,999
Campus Setting: Urban
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral
School Calendar Type: Semester
Total Undergrad Enrollment: 3,485
Total Grad Enrollment: 2,275
The best thing about Rice are the good teachers and the good sports program. Their baseball team is always one of the best in the nation.
The worst thing about Rice is that the surrounding area can get pretty boring. There is often not much to do besides go to school and watch sports.
Rice has an excellent financial aid package. The campus is beautiful as well. Students here are accomplished and happy and many have job offers before the end of senior year.
It is a large university so you have to work to find your niche. Make sure you join a lot of activities.
The college system. Immediately upon entering Rice, undergrads are swept into the community of his or her college. Not only does this make for great social life, but it also gives you a support...
The arts and humanities don't get quite enough attention some times because even though there are a lot of students studying these subjects here, Rice is better known for our engineering program. ...
I wish I knew Houston is an awesome city. I should go explore more.
Another awesome thing is Great combination of private school in a large city on a city campus. Felt like the perfect size.
I wish I knew Stronger study habits.
Every student at this school needs Energy, to work hard in class but to also participate in the plethora of extra-curricular activities
Another awesome thing is Diversity of student life, so many options for clubs and organizations beyond even the colleges