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Office Location and Hours of Operation



Mailing address:  

Office of International Students and Scholars
Rice University, MS-365
P.O. Box 1892
Houston, TX 77251-1892

Physical address:  

Office of International Students and Scholars
Lovett Hall, Entrance A, Second Floor
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005-1827


Click here and select Lovett Hall from the Building menu. The map will display where our building is located, and the closest available visitor parking lot.  Parking in Founder’s Lot, Entrance 1 or 2 off Main St., is the closest visitor parking lot to the OISS office.  We are located on the second floor of Lovett Hall through Entrance A.


Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The office is closed on University holidays.

To schedule an appointment, email or call us at (713) 348-6095.

For after-hours emergencies, please contact the Rice University Police Department at (713) 348-6000 or dial 911.

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