Tuition and fees rose 3.8 percent for 2017-18 at Rice University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
Texas students paid $45,608 to attend the four-year private not-for-profit institution this year $1,690 more than the $43,918 charged for 2016-17.
Data shows 67 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 532 students received grants or scholarships totaling $19.25 million and 170 students took out student loans totaling more than $1.25 million.
Including all undergraduates, 2,463 students used grants or scholarships totaling $77.7 million. Another 661 took out $3.34 million in federal student loans.