First Things First

New Faculty Orientation

Welcome to Rice! If you will be starting here in the fall, please check back for Faculty Orientation information, an event we host with our partners in the Office of Faculty Development. You should also receive an invitation via email, so be sure to keep your email address updated with our office.


Faculty Transcripts


A prerequitsite for teaching at Rice includes supplying documentation of your terminal degree before your appointment begins. Detailed instructions, including mailing address, can be found here.

  • Rice alumni who earned their highest degree here may submit this form to the Office of the Registrar in order to supply their transcripts to our office.

Annual Reports to the Provost

Due each February

2016 annual reports were due February 21, 2017, though some schools had earlier deadlines. For m
ore information, please visit http://vpaa.rice.edu/faris.