Understanding Tuition & Fees
Knowing the fees and tuition related to going to Rice means that you can plan a budget for 4-6 years. Examine the numbers below to know how Rice's price measures up to other schools and if you need to plan for a rise in tuition.
How do Fees & Tuition at Rice Compare With Other Colleges?
The next table shows how Rice compares to other colleges nationally, regionally and by state.
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Rice Tuition Costs
In the 2017 - 2018 school year, regular students at Rice paid $45,608, prior to corrections for financial need. $44,900 was the cost of tuition. $708 was the cost of fees. Find out more about the net price.
As opposed to state schools, Rice doesn't offer reduced tuition to residents of the state.
Tuition and fees take care of the expense of attendance for one year of school, but do not include room and board, which is an added bill you will incur if you decide to stay on campus. However, a lot of students wind up paying below maximum tuition because they receive financial aid as well as other discounts.
View the following table to find 2017 - 2018 academic year costs.
Find Rice cost per credit hour here.
Tuition & Fees Five Year Projection
There continues to be a rise of 4.2% in Rice University fees and tuition for out-of-state students in the past five years. Tuition grew by 4.2% and fees grew by 0.7%. This school year, undergrads can anticipate paying $47,505 if the growth keeps up.
Due to price growth, the total expense of a four-year degree from Rice would be $202,211, and the total expense of a two-year degree would be $96,987, not including extra charges such as books, transportation, and room and board.
See estimated potential tuition and fees for Rice students in the following chart.
Pay attention to just how much the tuition and fees are rising yearly. At a lot of colleges students will wind up paying a larger price for their last year of school than they did for their first.
Find our answers to frequently asked questions and more information about college tuition and fees.