International Students

The Psychological Sciences Department welcomes applications from international students.

Language Requirements

Minimum Scores
Applicants should score at least:

  • 600 on the paper-based TOEFL,
  • 90 on the internet-based TOEFL,
  • 250 on the computer-based TOEFL, or
  • 7 on the IELTS if taken in lieu of the TOEFL.

The TOEFL and the IELTS may be waived for international students who have received a degree from a university at which English is the official language of communication.

  • Rice University: 6609
  • Psychological Sciences Department: 08

For more information, visit the TOEFL website or contact:
TOEFL Services
Educational Testing Service
P.O. Box 6151
Princeton, NJ 08541-6151 USA
Phone: 609-771-7100

Other Requirements

Please visit the Office of International Student Services (OISS) website for comprehensive information about studying in the United States - visa requirements, etc.