Lovett Hall at sunset

Loan Programs

Loan options available to Rice students include federal, state and private sources depending on eligibility. Additional information on the loan options certified through the Office of Financial Aid is available below.

Federal Loans
Direct Loans
Grad PLUS Loans
Parent PLUS Loans
Perkins Loans

Private Loans

Repaying Your Loans

Rice University offers loan options to assist you and your family with your educational expenses. Not all of these loans are based on financial need and can be used to replace a portion or all of your expected family contribution (EFC).