Join your Owl on campus to experience your student’s home away from home during Rice Families Weekend, Sept. 27 & 28, 2019. Experience a warm Rice welcome and get a taste of Rice’s unique campus life during a weekend dedicated to Owl families.
From engaging lectures offered by some of Rice’s top faculty members to the annual Family Picnic and football game, Families Weekend gives visitors the opportunity to explore Rice during the height of the fall semester.
Keep an eye on the online schedule as more details and events will be posted as the weekend approaches. You'll want to be sure to check out our faculty lectures, Student Leadership Forum, Prep for the Future program and more!
Be sure to register at the link above before heading to campus to ensure we have your name badges and family registration details in order upon your arrival.
Important registration dates and deadlines are:
I’m not attending the football game or Family Picnic. Do I still need to register?
Yes! Even if you do not plan to purchase tickets for the football game or Family Picnic, all guests are required to register for the weekend, including children.