Late applications may be considered until April 15th, 2013. However, candidates who miss the initial deadline place themselves in a less competitive position.
Students applying for admission to our graduate program are asked to submit the following.
A completed online application for admission.
Sent to address below from all colleges and universities attended. It is the policy of Rice University as an institution to require official transcripts at the time of application. Photocopies are not acceptable. We allow unofficial transcripts (including photocopies or non-certified electronic copies) during the admissions process and do not require the official transcripts until after acceptance. However our offer letter is provisional, pending receipt of the official transcripts.
Three letters of recommendation from faculty who are familiar with the applicant's scholastic and personal qualities.
Test results of the Graduate Record Examination (general), taken within
the last three years. (Rice code 6609; Department code 0703)
The GRE mathematics exam is strongly recommended.
A $85 nonrefundable application fee paid online by credit card or electronic check.
The policy of Rice University is to attract to its faculty, staff, and student body qualified persons of diverse backgrounds. In accordance with this policy, Rice does not discriminate in admissions, educational programs, or employment against any individual on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, or handicap.