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Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$67,352
Tuition and Fees
$49,112
Room and Board
$14,140
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$2,900
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
fina@rice.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal and Institutional Methodologies
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003604
Free
CSS/Financial Aid Profile $25 for first college, $16 each additional
Noncustodial (Divorced/Separated) Parent's Statement  

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
798 (83.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
473 (59.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
471 (99.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
469 (99.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$51,891
Need-Based Gift
Received by 461 (97.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $46,975
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 171 (36.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,924
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 52 (11.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
47 (4.9%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $23,656

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
2,931 (72.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,729 (59.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,715 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,708 (99.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$52,493
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,689 (98.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $48,300
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 695 (40.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,912
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 139 (8.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
379 (9.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $20,318

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
25%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$24,292
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships, ROTC and Veterans Administration benefits
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Engineering/Technologies
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Music
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Local/State Students, Members of Minorities
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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