Welcome, Owls!

In August, Rice welcomed its newest Owls — both first-time freshmen and transfer students. Of note, for the second academic year in a row, more new graduate students (1,092) than new undergraduates (1,004) enrolled at Rice. The stats below apply only to undergraduate enrollment.

Incoming freshmen stats

*This graphic includes only domestic students and follows the federal methodology for reporting domestic ethnicity and race. Figures are rounded to nearest whole number.

Source: Rice’s Office of Enrollment and Office of Institutional Research