Welcome to Rice

Our 300-acre, tree-lined campus features more than 70 major buildings with architectural elements that are uniquely Rice. There's plenty to see and do, so plan your visit to Rice today.

Street Address:
Rice University Welcome Center
Sewall Hall
6100 Main St. Houston, TX 77005

Postal Address:
Rice University Welcome Center
6100 Main St.
Houston, TX 77005

Phone & Email:
713-348-6127 (fax)

Current COVID safety guidelines for Rice campus visitors

At this time, Rice requires all students, employees and visitors to wear CDC-approved face-coverings (masks) at all times when indoors; masks are not required outdoors or while actively eating or drinking. If you know or suspect that you have been exposed to SARS-CoV-2 (COVID, or the coronavirus), we ask that you not visit the Rice campus, and instead refer to CDC guidelines for quarantine, isolation and testing. At this time, indoor gatherings of more than five people are prohibited on the Rice campus.

* For Rice undergraduate admission questions, please contact the Office of Admission at 713-348-RICE(7423) or admission@rice.edu.

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