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Year Founded:
1912
Religious Affiliation:
None
College Type:
Private , Urban
Enrollment:
3836 (full time undergrad)
Tuition In State:
$43,918
Tuition Out of State:
$43,918
Division:
NCAA I-A
Conference:
Conference USA (Division I, Football I-A)
Welcome to the Rice University Football scholarship and program info page. Here you'll get information about the school and details on their Football program like who to contact about recruiting, names of ... Read More

Welcome to the Rice University Football scholarship and program info page. Here you'll get information about the school and details on their Football program like who to contact about recruiting, names of past alumni, what scholarship opportunities can be had and ways to start the recruiting process.
Rice University Football Program Recruiting and Coaching Personnel
For anyone who is trying to get recruited it is critical to understand who to build a relationship with - and NCSA has got the details you'll need. The Assistant Recruiting Coordinator of the Rice University Football program is John Simmons. Other major staff include:


  • Joe Ashfield

  • Director of Football Recruiting Jeffrey Barnett

  • Tight Ends Coach Bill Best

  • Head Coach Mike Bloomgren

  • Football office Rice Football

  • Quality Control Joe Foteh

  • Offensive Graduate Assistant Caleb Haynes

  • Offensive Graduate Assistant Caleb Kindall

  • Special Teams Coordinator Pete Lembo

  • Offensive Coordinator Jerry Mack

  • Offensive Coordinator / Wide Receivers Jerry Mack

  • Quarterbacks Coach Robbie Picazo

  • Assistant Athletics Director/Football Operations Jerry Pickle

  • Defensive Coordinator Brian Smith

  • Safeties Scott Vestal

  • Cornerbacks Coach Gerard Wilcher



If you are thinking about becoming a member of Rice University Football program these are the people you must get in touch with. You can choose to get in touch with them by way of email using the link above or call the school to get additional information regarding the school and Football program prior to determining if it's the best fit for you personally.
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Athletics Information
Conference:
Conference USA (Division I, Football I-A)
Division:
NCAA I-A
Athletic Director:
Christopher Del Conte
Football Coaching Staff
  • Joe Ashfield
  • Jeffrey Barnett Director of Football Recruiting
  • Bill Best Tight Ends Coach
  • Mike Bloomgren Head Coach
  • Rice Football Football office
  • Joe Foteh Quality Control
  • Caleb Haynes Offensive Graduate Assistant
  • Caleb Kindall Offensive Graduate Assistant
  • Pete Lembo Special Teams Coordinator
  • Jerry Mack Offensive Coordinator
  • Jerry Mack Offensive Coordinator / Wide Receivers
  • Robbie Picazo Quarterbacks Coach
  • Jerry Pickle Assistant Athletics Director/Football Operations
  • John Simmons Assistant Recruiting Coordinator
  • Brian Smith Defensive Coordinator
  • Scott Vestal Safeties
  • Gerard Wilcher Cornerbacks Coach
Sports Offered
  • Baseball
  • Football
  • Men's Basketball
  • Men's Golf
  • Men's Tennis
  • Men's Track
  • Women's Basketball
  • Women's Soccer
  • Women's Swimming
  • Women's Tennis
  • Women's Track
  • Women's Volleyball
Club Sports
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Admissions Contact Info
Admissions Toll Free Phone:
Admissions Phone:
(713) 348-0000
Admissions Email:
admi@rice.edu
Academic Requirements
Academic Selectivity:
Somewhat Selective
Religious Requirements:
No
Specific Religious Requirements:
N/A
Application Information
Application Deadline:
Yes
Application Deadline Date:
January 1
Application Final Date:
January 2
Application Priority Date:
March 1 (priority)
Notification Date:
April 1
Rolling Admissions:
No
Early Action:
No
Early Action Closing Date:
 
Early Decision:
Yes
Early Decision Deadline:
November 1
Common Application:
Yes
Student Body Averages
ACT
Average Freshman GPA:
0.0
Average ACT Composite:
0
Average ACT English:
0
Average ACT Math:
0
Average ACT Writing:
0
ACT 25th Percentile:
32%
ACT 75th Percentile:
35%
SAT
Average SAT 1 Combined:
0
Average SAT 1 Math:
0
Average SAT 1 Verbal:
0
SAT 25th Percentile:
1410%
SAT 75th Percentile:
1570%
SAT 2 Requirements:
Students who take the ACT with Writing are not required to submit SAT subject tests. For students taking the SAT, two SAT subject tests are required. Rice recommends the two tests be in subject areas related to candidate's proposed area of study.
Majors
    Most Popular Majors:
  • Psychology, Economics, Biochemistry And Cell Biology
    Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Law, Pre-Medicine, Pre-Dentistry
    Other Pre-Professional Programs:
  • Pre-Business
    Combined 3-2 Programs:
  •  
    Majors Offered:
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering,
  • Anthropology,
  • Applied Mathematics,
  • Architecture,
  • Area Studies,
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics,
  • Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology,
  • Biology,
  • Biomedical/Medical Engineering,
  • Business Administration, Management, and Operations,
  • Business, Sports and Entertainment Management/Marketing, Other,
  • Chemical Engineering,
  • Chemistry,
  • Civil Engineering,
  • Classical and Ancient Studies,
  • Classics and Classical Linguistics,
  • Cognitive Science,
  • Computer and Information Sciences,
  • Ecology, Marine Biology, and Oceanography,
  • Economics,
  • Electrical Engineering,
  • Engineering Physics,
  • English Literature,
  • Environmental Engineering,
  • Ethnic and Group Studies,
  • Fine and Studio Arts,
  • Geology,
  • Germanic Linguistics,
  • History,
  • Interdisciplinary Studies, Other,
  • International Relations and National Security Studies,
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences,
  • Linguistic Studies,
  • Materials Engineering,
  • Mathematics,
  • Mechanical Engineering,
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies,
  • Music,
  • Nanotechnology,
  • Natural Resources Conservation and Research,
  • Philosophy,
  • Physical Education, Kinesiology and Exercise Science,
  • Physics,
  • Political Science and Government,
  • Psychology,
  • Public Policy Analysis,
  • Religious Studies,
  • Romance Linguistics,
  • Sociology,
  • Statistics,
  • Systems Science and Theory,
  • Teacher Development Methods,
  • Visual and Performing Arts,
Location
City/Town Situated In:
Houston
Population:
5700000
Major City Closest To School:
Houston
Distance Of Major City:
0 Miles
Closest International Airport:
Houston - Bush Intercontinenta
Distance To International Airport:
26 Miles
Closest Other Airport:
Houston - William P. Hobby Air
Distance To Other Airport:
14 Miles
Location Description:

300-acre, urban campus in Houston (population: 1,953,631). Served by air and bus. School operates transportation around campus. Public transportation serves campus.

Demographics
Male:
52.24%
Female:
47.76%
African American:
6.91%
Asian American:
23.62%
Caucasian:
36.60%
Hispanic:
14.09%
International:
12.71%
Other:
1.50%
Student Faculty Ratio:
6:1
Out State Freshmen:
46%
Campus Size:
285 acres
Campus Life
Freshmen In School Housing:
100%
Students Live On Campus:
83%
Students Live Off Campus:
30%
Students Live On Campus During Weekends:
90%
Housing Types:
  • Coed dorms, Special housing for disabled students
Fraternities & Sororities
Fraternities & Sororities:
N
Number Of Fraternities:
0
Number Of Sororities:
0
Join Fraternities:
0%
Join Sororities:
0%
ROTC
Air Force ROTC:
Yes
Navy ROTC:
Yes
Army ROTC:
Yes
Financial Aid
Financial Aid Toll Free Number:
 
Financial Aid Phone:
(713) 348-4958
Financial Aid Email:
fina@rice.edu
Aid Notification Date:
April 1
Financial Aid Forms:
FAFSA, CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE, Business/Farm Supplement, Other
Tuition Instate:
$43,918
Tuition Out of State:
$43,918
Room & Board:
$13,750
Average Debt On Graduation:
$16,716
Scholarship Numbers
FTF = First Time Freshmen
FTU = Full Time Undergraduate
Average Non-Need Based Athletic Grant and Scholarship Amount:
FTF :$30,534
FTU : $31,256
Number of Students Who Received Non-Need Based Athletic Grants and Scholarships:
FTF :65
FTU : 298
Average Non-Need Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$17,340
FTU : $16,015
Average Need-Based Loan Amount:
FTF :$1,333
FTU : $3,722
Average Need-Based-Self-Help-Award Amount:
FTF :$1,644
FTU : $3,650
Average Need-Based Scholarship or Grant Amount:
FTF :$26,850
FTU : $23,558
Average Financial Aid Package:
FTF :$28,464
FTU : $25,819
Average Percentage Of Need Met (Based on EFC):
FTF :100%
FTU : 100%

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