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Visit Us

We welcome your interest in Rice University's Computer Science Department and encourage visits.  Please email the department at to schedule an official visit.

We are located in Duncan Hall at:
6100 Main Street
Houston, Texas 77005

Duncan Hall exterior - small

Directions and Parking

For directions to the campus and parking, as well as campus shuttle information, visit the Rice University Campus Maps page. 

The closest visitor parking to Duncan Hall is the Founder's Court Lot (Please refer to the campus parking web page.), which is a paid parking area accessible via Entrance #1 off Main Street.

Free parking is in the Rice Stadium Lot (Please refer to the campus parking web page.). Shuttles are available to take you to Duncan Hall.

  • From University Blvd. enter campus via Entrance #8.
  • Pass the Police Department (on your left), and park in the visitors' section.
  • Go to the nearest bus stop to catch the "Inner Loop" shuttle to Duncan Hall.
  • Ask the driver to let you off at Duncan Hall. The driver will notify when you have reached the building.



The Houston Airport System, comprised of George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and William P. Hobby Airport (HOU), service the greater Houston area.

Ground Transportation


Limousine Service

Airport Shuttles

United Cab Company (713) 699-0000 

Samir's Transportation & Limousines
(713) 851-1210


Yellow Cab Company (713) 236-1111

First Choice Limousines
(713) 977-5466


Recommended Hotels

The following hotels are within one mile of Rice campus (ask for Rice discount) and provide van service to campus. Check with the concierge/front desk to schedule use of the van service.

Hotel ZaZa Houston
(formerly the Warwick Hotel)
5701 Main St. - 713-526-1991

Hilton Plaza Hotel Medical Center
6633 Travis - 800-345-6565

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites
6800 Main - 800-465-4329

Hotels within five miles of Rice campus 


More information about Houston!

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Mailing Address: PO Box 1892, MS-132, Houston TX 77251-1892
Physical Address: 3122 Duncan Hall, 6100 Main Street, Houston TX 77005

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