Attend Virtual Events
Admission Information Sessions
Get to know Rice University by joining a virtual Admission Information Session, led by our admission counselors, and learn about our amazing programs, vibrant student life, and groundbreaking research. On Thursdays, we invite international students to join us for a session specifically focused on application requirements for international students.Register Now
Ask Me Anything with a Rice Student
Explore our vibrant student life in these sessions with current students as they talk about their personal experiences and answer your questions about the residential college system, clubs and activities, and what it means to be a Rice Owl.Register Now
Are you applying to Rice for Fall 2022? Sign up for a virtual admission interview with a current Rice senior! You’ll have a chance to share your story with us, and these optional interviews are a great way to learn more about campus and get your questions answered by a Rice student.Register Now
Affordability of Rice
There are so many different types of financial aid available - and learning about them all can get confusing. Join us as we break down our financial aid policies, explain the Rice Investment, and cover merit-based scholarship opportunities. You’ll learn about the array of benefits of the Rice educational experience, ways to afford a Rice education, and reasons why the Rice education is an investment into the future.Request Recording
Part I: A Guide Through Your Admission Application
As you start to consider the many components of the application, you’ll want to think about the best way you can share your interests, activities and goals for your future. We cover how you can do this, highlighting topics such as activity/community involvement, your academic history, honors/recognitions and essay writing.
Part II: What We Look For In Your Application
Learn more about the evaluation process at Rice as we review the application components and explain in depth what goes into our contextual review process.
Part III: A Case Study
Take on the role of an admission officer in this session where we review example applications, known as a case study. You’ll get a closer look at how we review and consider every part of the application as well as the way we use contextual review to evaluate students.Request Recording
On-Demand Virtual Event Recordings
Can’t make a live session? Request a recorded version! You can watch our sessions whenever you’d like and learn about all the great things Rice has to offer.Request Recording