Rice University

National College Match Scholarship Package

These numbers reflect estimated student expenses for the 2020-2021 school year. Amounts will change slightly from year to year, but as the cost of college increases, the scholarship packages will correspondingly increase. Your official financial aid award will be included in a letter directly from Rice.

Annual Cost of Attendance

Tuition

$50,310

Room & Board

$14,500*

Books & Supplies

$1,250

Travel

$700

Personal

$2,700

Required Fees

$1,497

Total

$70,957

How Annual Costs Are Covered

Grants

$70,957

Federal Work-Study

$0

Student Summer Work Contribution

$0

Parent Contribution

$0

Student Savings

$0

Student Loan

$0

Total

$70,957

Policy Regarding Outside Funding
Outside funding will be used to reduce the Rice grant, dollar for dollar.

Policy Regarding Health Insurance
Rice requires all students to have health insurance either through their parents or another plan. A student plan is available for purchase through Rice for $2,580, if the student is not covered by a parent's insurance. For QuestBridge Match students at Rice the full premium will be covered with institutional aid. 

Requirements Associated with Maintaining this Award

    • Minimum 2.8 GPA.

    • Upholding of Rice University Honor System.

Other Details
A fixed $625 is credited to the student each term for books.

Required fees include the following: $797 standard student fees and $350 Orientation Week fee plus $350 room and board fee during Orientation Week.

* For students living at home, the cost of room will be deducted from their cost of attendance, making the total award for 2020-21 $61,032.