Undergraduate Admission
Rice: Unconventional Wisdom

Houston

City_Life City Life

Houston is an international city, with an energetic and diverse culture. From attending premier performing arts events to eating at outstanding restaurants to shopping at trendy stores, you'll find plenty to do and see.


Attractions Attractions

Rice students enjoy a rich city life. They experience world-class theatrical and musical productions; cheer on major-league professional sports teams; sample global cuisine at more than 6,000 restaurants; and shop among trendy boutiques, bargain-filled outlets and the nation's fourth-largest mall.


Passport_to_Houston Passport to Houston

Rice's Passport to Houston gives undergraduates free, unlimited transportation during the academic year on METRORail and city buses, as well as free or discounted admission to several of the city's museums and the Houston Zoo.


Area_Hotels Area Hotels

Certain hotels in the area offer discounted accommodations to Rice visitors. Here you will find some of the closest hotels to campus.