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Glasscock School of Continuing Studies

How to Apply

To begin the application process, you must submit the following completed forms: the program application form, résumé or curriculum vitae, official college transcript (electronic or paper format accepted but must be sent directly from the college/university), a personal statement and two professional letters of recommendation.

Once all required documents have been received, completed files will be reviewed after the application deadline. Decisions regarding admittance into the program will be made by an admissions committee and applicants will receive an official decision letter within 2 weeks from the review period.

Applications received after the deadline will be considered on a space-available basis, after the initial group of applicants has been considered.

Early Application Deadline: May 5, 2017 (early application discount of $250)

General Application Deadline: July 14, 2017

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Please note that you can fill out the application form on your computer, then print it out and submit it to our office with the items listed in the application.

Mail completed applications to: 

Rice University
Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies
Center for Philanthropy and Nonprofit Leadership
PO Box 1892 - MS 550
Houston, TX 77251-1892

For additional information regarding the application process, please contact our program coordinator at 713-348-6009 or email cpnl@rice.edu for further assistance.