Study Abroad

Opportunities for Studies Abroad and Archaeological Field Work

Rice is a Institutional Member of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens (ASCSA), the American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR), the Intercollegiate Center for Classical Studies in Rome (ICCS), and the Beaver College Center for Education Abroad. Students in the major are encouraged to study in these programs.

Rice University offers foreign study opportunities to undergraduates via programs in Italy, Greece, England, Japan, Germany,Bulgaria and more! AMC majors will want to check out the Rice Affiliate program ICCS (see listing above) which involves a full-year or semester program in Rome, Italy. Or check out the Beaver program (see listing above) for study in Italy or Greece.

Need-based financial aid is available, as well as merit scholarships, to qualified applicants. Visit the Study Abroad office located at the Ley Student Center to pick up a Study Abroad handbook, or click here to learn more about Rice's Study Abroad program.

Studying abroad not only provides excellent language training and a unique undergraduate education -- it gives you a perspective on the world and a richness to your personal life that few experiences can match.

Archaeological Field Work

The ASOR Committee on Archaeological Policy Affiliated Projects


The Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) Archaeological Fieldwork Opportunities Bulletin 


The American Research Center in Sofia, Bulgaria (ARCS)