Staff Resources


Link to Campus COVID Policies

Return to Campus Toolkit and Testing Information

Return to Campus Toolkit

For the July 19 return to campus, Human Resources has created a resource guide to assist in this transition period. To access the guide, please click here.


For updated information about testing requirements, please click here.

Daily Checklist

Return to Campus General

Who should I talk to if I am concerned about returning?

Each employee is encouraged to talk with their supervisor first. If employees have concerns after doing this, employees and/or supervisors can contact Human Resources for guidance. Please reach out to

What PPE is being provided for Rice employees?

Face mask-wearing guidelines can be found at Other PPE guidelines are available here.

What is the process for requesting accommodations due to COVID-19?

The employee should request a formal ADA accommodation by contacting the Disability Resource Center at 713-348-5841 or through email at

Is there child care assistance available?

Rice provides eligible faculty and staff access to several benefits provided by Bright Horizons. Visit the Benefits page at or email for more information.

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