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Welcome to the Rice EMS Website!


Rice University Emergency Medical Services (REMS) strives to provide the Rice Community with quality emergency medical care. REMS seeks to accomplish this goal through rapid response to calls for emergency service, standby coverage at special events, education of the Rice community, and a commitment to compassionate patient care, quality improvement, and professionalism.

This site is designed to provide information about Rice EMS, the services we provide, and the people who provide those services. If you cannot find the information you are looking for on this website, or have a question that is not answered here, feel free to contact us and we will get back to you promptly.

National Collegiate EMS Week is coming soon!

Collegiate EMS Week is just around the corner! From Monday to Thursday of next week (11/11-11/14), REMS will host booths around campus during lunch time (11:30am to 1pm). Come by and learn some lifesaving skills while earning some prizes and free food! We hope to see you there!

Applications for the Spring 2020 EMT Basic Class are now available!

To apply, please submit an application at the website here. Spots for this class fill quickly so apply now!


REMS has been recognized as National Collegiate EMS organization of the year and a HeartSafe Campus!

REMS received the award at the 26th Annual National Collegiate EMS Foundation Conference in Pittsburgh, PA this year. Thank you and congratulations to all the staff, students, alumni, medical directors, and contributors who have worked to make this possible!

Click here for the full press release.

By the numbers, 2018-2019 Academic Year