Rice University Study Abroad provides substantial, intellectually rigorous and culturally enriching international opportunities. Rice Study Abroad is committed to providing high quality academic-based educational programs in collaboration with prestigious international universities and select program providers. Rice approved programs are distinguished by their academic focus contributing to the curricular needs of Rice University as well as integration with host communities through opportunities such as intensive language instruction, field studies, professional internships and independent study.
Students must make their study abroad arrangements through Rice Study Abroad in order to ensure proper enrollment, credit transfer, financial aid portability, scholarship eligibility and risk management coverage.
Transfer credit for study abroad is governed by the guidelines established by the Faculty Senate, available here .
Last Revised : August 12, 2016