Rice University is a private, coeducational institution known for its academic excellence and the achievements of its faculty, graduates and students. The university is located in Houston, Texas. One of every three Rice students is a National Merit Scholar. This figure represents one of the highest percentages in the United States. Rice offers outstanding programs in engineering, science, managerial studies, the humanities and the arts.
Facilities of the university available to students in the Intensive English Program include the library, gymnasium and language laboratory. Most activities are available, including sports, exhibitions, concerts, films and lectures.
Rice University is committed to equal opportunity in education and employment. Rice does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, age, disability or veteran status. Rice University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.