Geographical Distribution of Living Alumni*

The total number of alumni in the university's history is 72,530; of these, 13,872 are deceased and 4,168 are of unknown status (as of February 22, 2017). 

   Number of Persons
Houston 17,742
Elsewhere in Texas 9,236
Elsewhere in the U.S. 25,207
International 2,305
Total  
54,490  

*Including those who earned degrees by June 30, 2016

 Note: All students who have completed two semesters of study in degree programs at the university are Rice alumni.

Source: Office of Development