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Academic Resources


A variety of resources from flowcharts, to handouts, to forms may be found on our Resource page.  However, the academic resources indicated below are especially important to highlight for our international students.

Please check back often as we continue to develop additional resources that might be helpful to your academic career.


English Language Resource - Helpful to any student needing to practice English, needing assistance with writing skills, or looking for more formal assistance.

Honor Code for Int'l Students - Studying in a new educational system and environment can be a challenge, as the rules and policies are different.  Be sure you understand all the governing policies of the honor system at Rice, so that you don't fall out of status due to an honor code violation.

Resources on the Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR)

Trainings - check our Events page often to learn of upcoming opportunities to receive training in various areas, such as academics, immigration, tax, cultural adjustment, etc.

Fondren Library Resource - Rice's library has a wealth of information and plenty of people there to help you find what you need.