The Department of Biosciences will monitor the situation closer to the start of Summer Session V to determine if this course will be canceled.
This course is only for visiting high school juniors and seniors and undergraduates conducting research for the first time. The students will conduct scientific research in the laboratories of the Rice faculty in the areas of Biochemistry & Cell Biology and Ecology & Evolutionary Biology. During the five-week course, students will engage in full time research and will be mentored by experienced researchers under the supervision of Rice faculty. Participating students will also receive formal instruction on the basics of scientific research and innovation. Visiting high school students and undergraduates must complete visiting student application process. Instructions to do this can be found in the Application Checklist at summer.rice.edu. Repeatable for Credit.
Interested students can use the following checklist to apply:
The application will not be considered complete and students will not be able to enroll without all components. Acceptance will be done on a rolling basis and the student will be notified of acceptance decision by email within 14 days of submission. Tuition and fees apply. BIOS 110 is a 5 credit hour course and for Summer Sessions 2020, the tuition is $1,000 per credit hour for all non-Rice students. You must be over the age of 16 to participate.