This summer you could take a course that changes your course.
If you’re a high school junior or senior, or a visiting undergraduate, our Visiting Owls program offers diverse, unexpected, and unconventional courses that are redefining online and on-campus learning.
Summer Semester 2023: Online or On-Campus
- Earn college credits
- Engage and collaborate with experts in their fields
- Choose from 6 summer blocks to fit your schedule
- Explore unique courses you can only find at Rice
- Special Summer Tuition at a top 20 university
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Summer 2023 Application is Now Open
Ready to jumpstart your degree? From May through August, Rice Visiting Owls offers 6 summer blocks to fit your schedule.
Special summer tuition: $750 per credit hour
|Block||Application Deadline||Block Dates||Duration|
|Summer Block B1||May 1, 2023 - APPLICATION CLOSED||May 8 - June 23, 2023||7 weeks|
|Summer Block C1||May 8, 2023 - APPLICATION CLOSED||May 15 - June 23, 2023||6 weeks|
|Summer Block D1||May 22, 2023 - APPLICATION CLOSED||May 30 - August 4, 2023||10 weeks|
|Summer Block E1||June 5, 2023||June 12 - July 28, 2023||7 weeks|
|Summer Block B2||June 19, 2023||June 26 - August 11, 2023||7 weeks|
|Summer Block C2||June 26, 2023||July 3 - August 11, 2023||6 weeks|
Unconventional Courses, Online or In-Person
Tap into your curiosity with courses that challenge, engage, and redefine high-quality learning.
Earn college credits online or face-to-face at a top 20 university
Convention-breaking, curiosity-seeking, world-class faculty
High-demand courses with special summer tuition of $750 per credit hour
Meet our Convention-Breaking Faculty
Watch our Office Hours videos and get a quick glimpse into what keeps our Rice faculty passionate and inspired.