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SPORTS FACILITIES

Rice University

Rice Stadium - Football

Year Built: 1950

Seating Capacity: 70,000

Number of Fields: 1

Parking & Tailgating Information:

  • General parking lots are located in West Lots 3 and 4 and Greenbriar. Certain lots (South Lot), and portions of lots (West Lot 4 and Greenbriar) require a parking pass to enter.
  • Handicap Parking is located adjacent to West Lots 3 and 4 closest to the east side of the stadium.
  • Tailgating is allowed in the parking lots. However, it must be contained to the same spot your vehicle is parked in. Guests are not allowed to use adjacent parking spots to set up tents, grills, chairs, etc.
  • Adjacent areas marked with white diagonal lines may be used to set up a tailgate.

Venue Policies:

  • All fans over the age of two must have a ticket for admission
  • Re-entry is allowed with a valid ticket stub for the current game.
  • No outside food or beverage is allowed (Exception: 1-liter bottle of water)
  • All bags will be checked upon entry and re-entry into the stadium
  • Beer maybe purchased in the Roost (East side Upper Deck) only. Beer must be kept within the Roost Sections (225-227) an in the grand area in the upper deck concourse.
  • Foul/abusive language and/or rude behavior will not be tolerated and are grounds for ejection and/or arrest.
  • Retain ticket stubs to verify sear location and be ready to show ticket stubs to stadium usher when asked.

Directions/Maps:

  • FROM THE NORTH off of U.S. 59: Exit Greenbriar (one-way street) and drive south to Rice Blvd. then go left/east on Rice Blvd.
  • FROM THE SOUTH off of Loop 610: Exit Main St. and drive north to University Blvd. then go left/west on University Blvd.
  • FROM THE EAST off of 288: Exit N. MacGregor Way and travel west, turn right/west on Outer Belt Dr., to Main St., and then left/south on Main St. to University, and right/west on University.
  • From George Bush/Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH): Exit the airport to U.S. 59 South. Travel past downtown Houston to the Shepherd/Greenbriar exit. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).
  • From Houston Hobby Airport (HOU): Turn right from the airport onto Airport Blvd. Travel north on IH-45. Exit on U.S. 59 South. Exit Shepherd/Greenbriar. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).

Past Events:

  • Super Bowl VIII
  • Bluebonnet Bowl
  • Houston Oilers
  • Pink Floyd
  • Elton John/Billy Joel
  • George Straight
  • And many more.

Tudor Fieldhouse - Basketball

Year Built: 1950

Seating Capacity:

  • 5,000
  • 5,600 with temporary bleachers

Number of Fields: 1

Parking & Tailgating Information:

  • Parking is free to the public.
  • The majority of the parking is in West Lot 4.
  • Parking fees for all non-Rice events are handled on an event-by event basis with the majority of the parking located in West Lot 4.

Directions/Maps:

  • FROM THE NORTH off of U.S. 59: Exit Greenbriar (one-way street) and drive south to Rice Blvd. then go left/east on Rice Blvd.
  • FROM THE SOUTH off of Loop 610: Exit Main St. and drive north to University Blvd. then go left/west on University Blvd.
  • FROM THE EAST off of 288: Exit N. MacGregor Way and travel west, turn right/west on Outer Belt Dr., to Main St., and then left/south on Main St. to University, and right/west on University.
  • From George Bush/Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH): Exit the airport to U.S. 59 South. Travel past downtown Houston to the Shepherd/Greenbriar exit. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).
  • From Houston Hobby Airport (HOU): Turn right from the airport onto Airport Blvd. Travel north on IH-45. Exit on U.S. 59 South. Exit Shepherd/Greenbriar. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).

Reckling Park - Baseball

Year Built: 1999

Seating Capacity: 5,368

Number of Fields: 1

Directions/Maps:

  • FROM THE NORTH off of U.S. 59: Exit Greenbriar (one-way street) and drive south to Rice Blvd. then go left/east on Rice Blvd.
  • FROM THE SOUTH off of Loop 610: Exit Main St. and drive north to University Blvd. then go left/west on University Blvd.
  • FROM THE EAST off of 288: Exit N. MacGregor Way and travel west, turn right/west on Outer Belt Dr., to Main St., and then left/south on Main St. to University, and right/west on University.
  • From George Bush/Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH): Exit the airport to U.S. 59 South. Travel past downtown Houston to the Shepherd/Greenbriar exit. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).
  • From Houston Hobby Airport (HOU): Turn right from the airport onto Airport Blvd. Travel north on IH-45. Exit on U.S. 59 South. Exit Shepherd/Greenbriar. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).

Past Events:

  • Eight NCAA regional tournaments
  • Five super regional tournaments

Jake Hess Tennis Stadium

Year Built: 1970

Number of Fields: 6

Directions/Maps:

  • FROM THE NORTH off of U.S. 59: Exit Greenbriar (one-way street) and drive south to Rice Blvd. then go left/east on Rice Blvd
  • FROM THE SOUTH off of Loop 610: Exit Main St. and drive north to University Blvd. then go left/west on University Blvd.
  • FROM THE EAST off of 288: Exit N. MacGregor Way and travel west, turn right/west on Outer Belt Dr., to Main St., and then left/south on Main St. to University, and right/west on University.
  • From George Bush/Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH): Exit the airport to U.S. 59 South. Travel past downtown Houston to the Shepherd/Greenbriar exit. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).
  • From Houston Hobby Airport (HOU): Turn right from the airport onto Airport Blvd. Travel north on IH-45. Exit on U.S. 59 South. Exit Shepherd/Greenbriar. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).

Past Events:

  • 1986 U.S. Olympic Festival
  • SWC Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships
  • Western Athletic Conference Championships
  • Conference USA Championships
  • NCAA Regionals

Rice Track/Soccer Stadium

Year Built: 1980

Seating Capacity: 5,000

Number of Fields: 1

Directions/Maps:

  • FROM THE NORTH off of U.S. 59: Exit Greenbriar (one-way street) and drive south to Rice Blvd. then go left/east on Rice Blvd.
  • FROM THE SOUTH off of Loop 610: Exit Main St. and drive north to University Blvd. then go left/west on University Blvd.
  • FROM THE EAST off of 288: Exit N. MacGregor Way and travel west, turn right/west on Outer Belt Dr., to Main St., and then left/south on Main St. to University, and right/west on University.
  • From George Bush/Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH): Exit the airport to U.S. 59 South. Travel past downtown Houston to the Shepherd/Greenbriar exit. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).
  • From Houston Hobby Airport (HOU): Turn right from the airport onto Airport Blvd. Travel north on IH-45. Exit on U.S. 59 South. Exit Shepherd/Greenbriar. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).

Past Events:

  • Southwest Conference Track and Field Championships
  • Western Athletic Conference meets
  • C-USA Track and Field Championship 

Rice Aquatics Center Natatorium

Number of Fields: 3

  • 25 yard pool
  • 50 meter pool
  • Recreational Pool

Parking & Tailgating Information:

  • Parking for the Rec Center is available in West Lot 4, and handled on an as-you-come fee basis.
  • Parking for Rice Athletic events are free.
  • Parking fees for all non-Rice events are handled on an event-by-event basis.

Venue Policies:

  • Smoking and eating are prohibited in the pool area.
  • The pool and deck are required to close during lightning and thunder.

Directions/Maps:

  • FROM THE NORTH off of U.S. 59: Exit Greenbriar (one-way street) and drive south to Rice Blvd. then go left/east on Rice Blvd.
  • FROM THE SOUTH off of Loop 610: Exit Main St. and drive north to University Blvd. then go left/west on University Blvd.
  • FROM THE EAST off of 288: Exit N. MacGregor Way and travel west, turn right/west on Outer Belt Dr., to Main St., and then left/south on Main St. to University, and right/west on University.
  • From George Bush/Houston Intercontinental Airport (IAH): Exit the airport to U.S. 59 South. Travel past downtown Houston to the Shepherd/Greenbriar exit. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).
  • From Houston Hobby Airport (HOU): Turn right from the airport onto Airport Blvd. Travel north on IH-45. Exit on U.S. 59 South. Exit Shepherd/Greenbriar. Turn left/south on Greenbriar (one-way street) to University Blvd. Turn left/east on University to entrance eight (Stockton Street).
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