Summary: General Information
for all Students
2 General InformatIon for all StudentS
The university expects all Rice students to exercise personal responsibility over
their actions. Their behavior should reflect a respect for the law and for their
contractual obligations, a consideration for the rights of others, and shared
standards of considerate and ethical behavior.
Students are responsible for knowing and following all information, policies,
and procedures listed in this General Announcements. Questions should be
directed to the appropriate office or administrator.
Rice utilizes e-mail as an official form of communication and sends
correspondence to a student's Rice e-mail address. Students should frequently
check and maintain their Rice e-mail inbox. Failure to do so does not relieve
students of the responsibility to act or respond in a timely manner to official
notices sent via e-mail.
Rice encourages self-discipline, recognizing that effective student government,
including judicial processes, and the integrity of the honor system depend on
the willingness of all students to meet community standards of conduct.
The university, however, reserves the right to insist on the withdrawal of any