Address and Location

Please use our physical address for packages sent via:

  • United Parcel Service (UPS)
  • International express
  • Courier services that do not deliver to post office (PO) boxes

Physical Address

Dept. of Linguistics, MS 23
Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston, TX 77005

For ordinary mail, you can use the university's post office box, which is a little quicker:

Mail Address

Dept. of Linguistics, MS 23
Rice University
P.O. Box 1892
Houston, TX 77251-1892

The Department of Linguistics is located on the second floor of Herring Hall, on the east side of the building. Click here for a map .

The Departmental Facilities Include:

  • Herring 201: graduate computing lab equipped with PC's, Mac's, a scanner and laser printer
  • Herring 202: Department Lounge/Library (with balcony) for a quiet place to read, or for a not-so-quiet space for departmental get-togethers
  • Herring 210: photocopy and kitchen facilities (with balcony!)
  • Herring 213: state-of-the-art Sound Lab with a sound booth, eyetracking equipment for experimental research, computers, and DAT, Cassette, and Minidisc decks
  • Faculty offices
  • Grad student offices