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
Rice University is a small community that has a unique system called the residential college system that basically serves like a student's surrogate family during his or her 4 years at Rice. You...
I wish our school were more sports-oriented in terms of fan support. Since our school is one of the smallest Division I schools and is not centered around athletics, many students do not attend...
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 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.
I wish I knew Houston is an awesome city. I should go explore more.
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