Rice responds to Hurricane Harvey

Along with the Graduate Student Association, the Center for Civic Leadership and the Doerr Institute, the SA assembled students from across the University to assist those displaced by Hurricane Harvey.

(video: CBC News)


SA Committee Chair Application Open Now

By Phil Hedayatnia | August 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Interested in becoming more involved in the SA? Here is the perfect opportunity for you! The application for SA Committee Chairs is now open.The Standing Committees include Academics, Environmental, Diversity and Inclusion, Student Life, and the Wellbeing Committees. There is also a Student Initiatives Committee. The purpose the Student Initiatives Committees is to allow the … Continue reading SA Committee Chair Application Open Now

Apply to be a Committee Member!

By Phil Hedayatnia | August 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

This is a great opportunity to work on projects you’re passionate about while benefiting from the resources of the SA. You can apply to be on the Academics Committee, Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Environmental Committee, Student Life Committee, Wellbeing Committee or the Best Practices Student Initiative. Apply here by 8/29!

Apply to be a NSR by 8/29

By Phil Hedayatnia | August 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

Are you a new student? Are you interested in shaping Rice’s culture? Do you want to to represent your peers and advocate for their interests? If so, you should apply to be an SA New Student Rep (NSR)! The New Student Rep program allows new students to start shaping university policy from their very first … Continue reading Apply to be a NSR by 8/29

Commencement/Standing Committee Representative Applications Open Now

By Phil Hedayatnia | April 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Apply to be on the Commencement Speaker Selection Committee and to be a University Standing Committee Representative!

Who we are.

The SA is Rice's student government body and we fight to provide a forum for campus conversation and preserve and enhance Rice's unconventional culture. We strive to enrich the undergraduate experience by engaging, inspiring, and advocating for all students.

What we do.

We develop, fund, and execute initiatives designed to protect and improve both academic and extracurricular experiences for Rice students at the school-wide level, and coordinate with the Residential Colleges to promote change.

Join us.

Whether you're looking to get involved in student government as a representative, or just have an opinion or view you're passionate about, there's a multitude of ways you can join the Rice University Student Association and contribute positively to our community.