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Rice University

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Rice University is a university based in Houston, TX that was founded in 1908. As of 2018 they had $1.0 billion in revenue and $8.3 billion in assets.

Rice University aspires to pathbreaking research, unsurpassed teaching, and contributions to the betterment of their world as a leading research university with a distinctive commitment to undergraduate education.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: William Marsh Rice University; and Controllers Office Ms-70.

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Program areas at Rice University

Departmental research and instruction, and other institutional activities. Rice University is accredited by the Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools Commission On Colleges (SACS-COC), Accreditation Board For Engineering And Technology (ABET), International Association for Management Education (AACSB International), National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB), and the Texas Education Agency (TEA). Rice serves approximately 4,000 undergraduate and 3,000 graduate students, as well as 13,000 life-long learners. For the cohort entering Fall 2012 the six-year undergraduate graduation rate is 94.7 percent. Rice offers more than 50 undergraduate majors across six schools of study: Social Sciences, Natural Sciences, Engineering, Humanities, Music and Architecture. In conjunction with various majors, students can take courses that satisfy the requirements for admission to medical, dental, law or graduate school, or that lead to teacher certification. The Jones School of Business launched an online MBA program, [email protected], to deliver education to working professionals with extensive experience who may not ...

Operations of a library that serves students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of william marsh rice university and is open to the public by charter. The fondren library subscribes to approximately 72,000 current journals (print and electronic) and houses over 2,570,000 print volumes and 3,276,000 units of microforms. The collections include audiovisuals, music recordings, scores and other special formats. An increasing amount of library resources are provided online. The library is a selective depository for u.s. and Texas government publications and a depository for documentation of u.s. Patents and trademarks. The brown fine arts library contains over 200,000 volumes related to art, architecture, classical archaeology and music. All library patrons are welcome to use fine arts materials and facilities, including listening equipment, vhs, dvd and laserdisc players.

Basic scientific research and training conducted by faculty and staff and other sponsored educational programs. From its inception, rice has been dedicated, in the words of its first president edgar odell lovett,"as much to investigation as to instruction" and to providing a setting in which faculty would join the "pleasures of teaching" with "the privileges of research." The university has realized much of this ambition with distinction in our undergraduate education and research excellence across many disciplines. Rice is home to more than 40 interdisciplinary research centers, institutes and consortia, and research is a fundamental part of the undergraduate experience. The university has produced fulbright scholars, marshall scholars, watson fellows, mellon fellows, 349 national science foundation fellows, and rhodes scholars among other honors and awards. The university has a very high level of research activity for its size, with $128 million in sponsored research funding in 2018. Rice is noted ...

Form 990s for Rice University

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Jun 14, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Oct 6, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 28, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 13, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Rice University

Total grants, contributions, etc.$266,053,172
Program services$384,390,893
Investment income and dividends$132,727,800
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$2,855,432
Net rental income$53,811
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$182,481,295
Net income from fundraising events$-794,293
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$36,600,720
Total revenues$1,004,368,830

Vendors for Rice University

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
DrupalContent management system software2020-06-18
███████Marketing software; CRM software; Content management system software2020-06-18
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███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-06-18
██████████████████████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-12-16
██████ ██████ █ █ ████ ████████ ███Construction$19,115,1892018-06-01
██████ ██████ ████████████ ███Construction$6,961,5712018-06-01
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...and eight more vendors

Personnel at Rice University

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Katherine E CollinsVice President for Finance$359,721May 28, 2019
Mr. David W. LeebronPresident$968,996July 17, 2019

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