Founded on May 18, 1891 as William Marsh Rice Institute, Rice University is a private institute which commenced its courses on September 23, 1912. It is situated in Houston, Texas with a 300 – acre campus in urban surroundings near the Houston Museum District. The Rice community is guided by their success values – Responsibility, Integrity, Community and Excellence – the initials forming RICE.
Area – 300 Acres
No. of campuses – 1
No. of Departments – 13
Research Expenditure – $USD 156 Million