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 is $250. 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.

Join or renew your individual membership online today