COVID-19 Update for Faculty

Message from Dean Peter Rodriguez on August 11

Dear faculty, staff and students,

I’m pleased to inform you the Jones Graduate School of Business Reopening Plan has been approved by the Crisis Management Team and is being executed under the supervision of Rice University. It includes our plans for safety, staffing, technology upgrades and space/classroom utilization adjustments.

If you have questions, please visit the university’s COVID landing page and our communications archive. We request you make sure to:

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We’re excited to welcome back the MBA Class of 2021 and look forward to introducing the MBA Class of 2022 and MAcc Class of 2021 to Rice Business and McNair Hall. To see our innovative dual delivery two classroom set up watch this video of Senior Associate Dean Barbara Ostdiek in a test run.

We will continue to keep you updated as needed throughout the fall. Thank you for your steadfast cooperation, patience and support as we navigate the protocols to keep everyone safe and healthy.

Best,
Peter