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Rice University Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

6100 S Main St Houston, TX 77005-1827
Phone: (713) 348-0000
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Rice University
  • Located in Houston, TX
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 5,879 students enrolled
  • 16% admitted
  • $43,220 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Whitney from San Antonio, TX
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Stay on top of your grades, but they're not all that matter. Join clubs and be a leader in your community.

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  • Lois from Carrizo Springs, TX
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Show that you are interested! Visit the campus, go to interviews on or off campus. Ask questions, you need to engage with the faculty in order for them to remember your name.

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  • Gita from Niles, IL
  • I am a current student here

    Great school if you want an urban environment, in the heart of the 4th largest metro area in the US.

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  • Emily from Catasauqua, PA
  • I am a current student here

    Take those AP exams. Some of the toughest courses at Rice are the beginning level math and science courses. Take the AP exams in high school so you don't have to take the courses here. It will also help you graduate faster.

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