COST OF ATTENDANCE

What if the value of your education vastly surpassed the actual cost

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Rice University is consistently ranked as a best value in higher education and is one of America’s leading teaching and research universities.

By attending Rice, you will not only receive a superior education at a reasonable cost, you also will benefit from having a Rice degree long after graduation.

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*2020-2021 COST OF ATTENDANCE

CATEGORY COST
Tuition $50,310
Fees $797
Room & Board $14,500
Books $1,250
Personal Expenses $2,700
**Total $69,557
Average Freshman Aid Package $51,891
Average Responsibility for Families Receiving Aid $17,666

*This cost of attendance is based on a full time, degree seeking student who is living on campus. If your cost of attendance is reduced (due to living at home or for another reason), your financial aid may also be reduced. Please contact us if you have questions.

**Freshmen are also billed a $325 Orientation Week fee. If the student stays on campus during orientation, then there is also a $350 room and board Fee. In addition, students are required to maintain health insurance coverage while enrolled. The Rice Student Health Insurance Plan is not included in the standard Cost of Attendance and is a separate, billable cost if the student cannot demonstrate coverage by a comparable insurance plan.

This simple calculator helps you see the affordability of a Rice education in six simple questions.

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

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EMAIL

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