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Rice University Committee on Admissions Records

Identifier: UA 0179
Finding aid note: Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via or call 713-348-2586.

Scope and Contents

Contains minutes, memoranda, reports, and correspondence of the Admission Committees from 1946-1988 from the papers of Presidents William V. Houston, Kenneth Pitzer, Norman Hackerman, and George Rupp.


  • 1946 - 1988


Conditions Governing Access

Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via or call 713-348-2586.

Restrictions on Access

Access to this material requires permission from the Office of the President - please contact the Woodson Research Center at 713-348-2586 or for assistance.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish from the Committee on Admissions Records must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Historical Note

The Admission Committee consists of faculty and students who participate in the admissions process at Rice University, as well as regularly evaluate the university's recruitment and admisison methods.


1 Linear Feet ( (2 boxes))

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Records pertaining to the Rice University Admissions Committee between 1946 and 1988. Includes admission forms, minutes, memos, reports, and correspondence.


President's papers (Pitzer, Hackerman, Rupp); Provost's papers; Vice President for Adminstration papers


No future additions are expected for this material.

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Repository Details

Part of the Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas Repository

Fondren Library MS-44, Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston Texas 77005 USA