Nestled in the heart of our hometown surrounded by majestic live oaks lies the world renowned Rice University. Let's check it out!
Location: Houston, TX
Average SAT/ACT: 1535/34
Top Programs: Engineering, Biosciences, Social Sciences, Computer Science, Architecture, Economics, Music, Entrepreneurship
Mascot: Rice Owls
Fun Facts: Need blind admissions process that guarantees full financial need met of all admitted students, families making less than $200,000 are awarded at least 1/2 tuition grants, strong residential college life that replaces Greek life, social life is highly focused on campus events, NCAA Division I athletics, national leader in entrepreneurship studies, engineering, architecture, science, and music, opportunities to work closely with NASA, 70% of courses have fewer than 20 students, long tradition of encouraging double and triple majors.
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Saint Louis University
United States Military Academy at West Point
University of Dallas
The University of Notre Dame
And more to come!
Throughout the year, SMU offers several specialized opportunities for students to learn what makes the Lyle School of Engineering one of the premier engineering schools in the world. Students will have the opportunity to meet faculty, current students, and to ask questions about our world-class education and research facilities.
Academic Spot Light
Friday November 8th
Come see the Lyle School of Engineering through the eyes of students and faculty. Explore where students work on innovative projects in state-of-the-art facilities. Learn more about your intended major and the research opportunities you will have as an undergraduate student. Gain a better understanding of the admission process and see how the Lyle School of Engineering can help you achieve your career goals. Click to Register