Maximize the impact of your gift to the Rice Business Fund or other Dean’s priorities by joining the Leadership Society. Recognition at one of these levels is based on unrestricted gifts to the Rice Business Fund or a restricted gift to another priority within the Jesse H. Jones Graduate School of Business, during the past fiscal year (July-June) or year to date for the present fiscal year.  Individual donors will receive soft credit for corporate matching gifts, donor advised funds, or private foundations.

Chair’s Circle ($50,000+)
Receives special access to Jones School thought leaders, personalized for the donor, an annual invitation to a private strategic conversation with the dean, a VIP invitation for two to a Houston performing arts evening event with the dean, with dinner prior, a customized opportunity for visibility through a Jones School publication as well as all Visionary benefits.

Visionary ($25,000-$49,999)
Receives a VIP invitation to a performing arts evening event and cocktail reception as well as all Strategist benefits.

Strategist ($10,000-$24,999)
Receives private advisory roundtable with Jones School leadership as well as all Advisor benefits.

Advisor ($5,000-$9,999)
Receives priority access to exclusive Jones School networking opportunities as well as all Benefactor benefits.

Benefactor ($2,500-$4,999)
Receives an invitation to one Rice sporting event with Jones School leadership as well as all Associate benefits.

Associate ($1,000-$2,499)
Receives exclusive leadership communications from the school, an invitation to attend an annual donor event with the dean and inclusion in an annual donor honor roll publication. This level is open to graduates from the past five years and class ambassadors only.