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 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. ...
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 academic reputation, small class-sizes and quirky student body. Beautiful campus in a wonderful area of Houston.
The weather in Houston can be miserable in the Summer months.
I wish I knew Houston is an awesome city. I should go explore more.
Another awesome thing is Diversity of student life, so many options for clubs and organizations beyond even the colleges
Every student at this school needs Energy, to work hard in class but to also participate in the plethora of extra-curricular activities