Department Mail Stops

Each department at Rice has a specific mail stop to expedite the delivery of postal mail.  A complete list of mail stops is available here.

Please use the addresses below to send official transcripts, letters of recommendation (if not using the online system), and other admissions materials that may be required by your department. 

Graduate Admissions
Department of ________ , MS ____ (see table below)
Rice University
P.O. Box 1892
Houston, TX 77251-1892

Department Mail Stop Directory

Department Name      Mail Stop
Anthropology MS 20
Applied Physics (RQI) MS 378
Architecture MS 50
Art History MS 21
Biochemistry & Cell Biology MS 140
Bioengineering MS 142
Civil & Environmental Engineering (graduate students)    MS 519
Chemical  & Biomolecular Engineering MS 362
Chemistry MS 60
Computational & Applied Mathematics MS 134
Computer Science MS 132
Earth Science MS 126
Ecology & Evolutionary Biology MS 170
Economics MS 22
Education Certification Program MS 146
Electrical & Computer Engineering MS 366
English MS 30
French MS 31
History MS 42
Jones School of Business  MS 531
Linguistics MS 23
Mathematics MS 136
Mechanical Eng & Materials Science MS 321
Philosophy MS 14
Physics and Astronomy MS 61
Political Science MS 24
Psychology MS 25
Religious Studies MS 15
Shepherd School of Music MS 532
Sociology MS 28
Statistics MS 138
Synthetic, Systems, and Physical Biology     MS 144
Weiss Professional Science Master's Program MS 103