Rice University / ライス大学

 

Rice

 

Rice

Number of students 1
Eligibility Students enrolled in an undergraduate program
Period of study August 2018 - May 2019
Location 6100 Main, Houston, Texas 77005-1827, U.S.A.
University profile Rice University is a private university located in Houston, Texas. Established in 1912, Rice is a top research institution and is dedicated to the "advancement of letters, science, and art." With an undergraduate population of about 3,800 students and a small student-to-faculty ratio, students are able to have more personal interactions with professors. In 2016, the U.S. News & World Report ranked Rice 15th among national universities. Rice University is well known for its applied science program, and a strong emphasis is placed on arts and sciences. Additionally, it is adjacent to the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical center in the world, and the campus encompasses nearly 300 acres. Houston is a growing city and is ranked the fourth most populous city in the United States. Houston is also considered a global city, with very diverse residents from various ethnic and religious backgrounds.
Undergraduate programs open to exchange students George R. Brown School of Engineering, School of Humanities, Wiess School of Natural Sciences, and School of Social Sciences
Course information and schedules: http://registrar.rice.edu/
Undergraduate programs NOT open to exchange students Music, Architecture
Graduate programs open to exchange students N/A
Graduate programs NOT open to exchange students N/A
Minimum GPA (UG) 3.0
Minimum GPA (G) N/A
Minimum language proficiency  (UG) TOEFL iBT 100 or IELTS 7.0
Minimum language proficiency (G) N/A
Academic calendar 2018 FALL SEMESTER:
 Orientation: August 10-17, 2018
 Classes begin: August 20, 2018
 Semester ends: December 12, 2018
2019 SPRING SEMESTER:
  Orientation: January 4, 2019
  Classes begin: January 7, 2019
  Semester ends: May 1, 2019
Important university website for exchange students http://abroad.rice.edu/Content.aspx?id=103
Scholarship information N/A
Dormitory information On-campus housing: automatic placement for admitted students in residential colleges (no separate application needed). For more information about the residential college system;
http://students.rice.edu/students/Colleges1.asp