Emergency Contacts and On-Call Information

Visiting students must comply with Rice University’s rules and regulations governing all activities while on campus. For a listing of the rules and regulations, visit Student Judicial Program’s Website.


For on-campus emergencies, please do not call 911, call the Rice University Police Department and Emergency Medical Services at 713-348-6000. Security escort service is also available. Calls to 911 will have to be redirected to RUPD, calling 713-348-6000 is the quickest way to receive help while on campus.


Rice Conference Services strives to maintain all of our residential buildings in the best of conditions. Maintenance issues should be reported for service by calling 713-348-5445 or emailing work@rice.edu. After hours emergencies should be directed to the on call housing representative assigned to each conference group.

Front Office

To reach a Conference Staff member during office hours, please call 713-348-3556. Please note that this number is staffed Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm. After hours, please check our Welcome to Rice Flyer for our on-call number.