Rice civil and environmental engineering students seek to solve world health issues, help predict earthquakes and floods, create viable plans for urban development and more.
The BA degree is designed to provide flexibility to students to choose either an emphasis on Civil or Environmental Engineering along with topics across any discipline at Rice University.
Learn more about our BA program.
Our ABET-accredited BS degree program is designed for students who have an interest in one of the broad and diverse fields of civil and environmental engineering. It is designed to prepare undergraduate students for a career in engineering and offers an innovative, challenging, and flexible curriculum.
Learn more about our BS in Civil Engineering program.
The EWSU minor allows students to deepen their knowledge of sustainability, and the science and policy issues associated with the design of sustainable energy and water strategies. Students completing this minor will be better prepared to understand and address the challenge of meeting basic human needs today and in the future in a socially responsible manner while preserving natural systems.
Learn more about our Minor in Energy and Water Sustainability.
All prospective undergraduate students should apply through Rice University's Office of Admission. They can also help you schedule a visit to campus.
Learn more about how to Apply to Rice University.
Our department offers an array of opportunities to add to the undergraduate experience outside the classroom and even abroad through clubs, programs, events, and more.
Check out our internal resources for undergraduate students.
BSCE Certifying Advisors
BA Certifying Advisors
EWSU Minor Advisor
Undergraduate Program Administrator