Individual membership includes the following benefits:

  • Thought Leadership Series — Gain different perspectives on current business issues from prominent industry leaders coupled with key Rice Business faculty. These evening events include a networking cocktail reception.
  • Members Special Events — Opportunities for Jones Partners members to interact with other business leaders at select Rice Business events:
    • Welcome Reception — Kick off the academic year and welcome the newest Jones Partners members. This also serves as a membership drive, so bring a guest to learn more about the unique programs offered through Jones Partners.
    • Roundtable Series — Join intimate lunchtime and evening discussions on timely topics with Rice Business faculty.
  • The Jones Journal — Receive the bi-annual alumni news magazine profiling the Jones School, alumni, faculty research, student achievements and news.
  • Business Information Center — Gain access to the Ruth and Gil Whitaker Business Information Center library resources at Rice Business.

Membership — A one-year individual membership for new members is $250 and $200 for renewing members. Additional savings are offered for a three-year extended membership. Members are allowed five guests per event, space permitting.

Tax Deduction — A portion of your membership is a tax deductible contribution. Please note that $100 of an annual Jones Partners individual membership is not tax-deductible, due to IRS-defined fair market value of benefits provided to Jones Partners members.  Your membership supports the Jones Partners educational and scholarship programs at Rice Business.

Apply for a individual membership online today.