Taking Time Off From Rice University

Students taking a break from Rice to focus on their wellbeing are encouraged to talk with professional staff in the Student Wellbeing Office (Phone: 713-348-3311 or Email: wellbeing@rice.edu). Staff members in the Student Wellbeing Office talk to students considering taking time off for these reasons and serve as a liaison to the medical readmission process. More information about medical leave/withdrawal and readmission can be found on ESTHER.

Students should log-in into their ESTHER account to learn more about taking time off and returning to Rice. 

1). Log into ESTHER
2). Click the Student Services Tab
3). Scroll down to and click on "Taking Time Off From Rice University"

If you have any questions, please contact the Student Wellbeing Office at 713-348-3311 or wellbeing@rice.edu.