How to Apply

Availability Update

At the moment all of our properties: Rice Graduate Apartments (RGA), Rice Village Apartments (RVA), and Rice Village Townhomes (RVT) have reach maximum capacity and we won't be able to accept more applications for Fall 2021 semester.

Please check the following links for off-campus housing options and

How to apply

To apply, click this link for the Graduate Housing Application and also follow the instructions below.

Who is eligible for housing?

All Rice Graduate Housing buildings are open to full-time, currently registered Rice University graduate students only. Students at other universities (except for Rice-sponsored summer programs), post-docs, and non-students are not eligible to apply for housing. For new applications, only Rice University graduate students who have been accepted are eligible to apply.

How do I apply for housing?

The Graduate Housing application is available online. Incoming first-year graduate students are given the highest priority for becoming residents at the Rice Graduate Student Housing facilities.

After submitting your application, the RGSH management team will follow-up with you on how to complete your application.