Congratulations on your admission to Rice University! My name is Ligia Leismer and I am the Graduate Studies Coordinator for the Mathematics Department. We will work together throughout your stay here at Rice. If you have questions about anything concerning your studies at Rice I am a good place to start, so always feel free to come to me with any questions you may have.
MONDAY, AUGUST 15 & 16: Mandatory Orientation for all International Students
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 17: Mandatory Rice University orientation for all graduate students
FRIDAY, AUGUST 19: Mandatory Mathematics Department Orientation for ALL incoming students
Required of all new graduate students:
Required of all international students:
NOTE: Please report to Dr. Baker’s office (Lovett Hall, Entrance A, 2nd Floor) immediately upon arrival, and plan to attend the entire week of orientation, beginning August 18.. For all visa-related questions, contact Dr. Baker at 713-348-6095, or visit the website for the Office for International Students and Scholars
I will be sending you more information throughout the summer via email concerning various matters. Please be sure to set up and regularly check your Rice e-mail since this is the address the university as well as the department will use to use to send you updates and information.
Have a terrific summer and I look forward to meeting you in August!