Students we target are generally:

  • Under-represented minorities
  • Low-income or on free/reduced price lunch
  • First generation (the first in their immediate family to graduate from college)
  • Houston Independent School District students
  • Passionate about their education


Our Student Application is now open. Please CLICK HERE TO APPLY!



Program Dates

The 2018 program will run from Saturday, June 2nd to Saturday, June 9th, 2018.  Students are required to stay on campus for the duration of the program.  Students’ parents/guardians are also required to attend an information session the first morning of the program during student drop-off.   

Program Costs

Housing and dining at Rice University dorms and serveries are provided.  All program costs are provided for; therefore, there is no cost to students and parents/guardians to attend.