KnOWLedge Café


Welcome to the KnOWLedge Café. This site is a series of resources and information for Rice University employees to learn about HR services, resources, and solutions.

Amongst the many features, this site is mobile-friendly and tailored toward specific audiences (e.g. new employees, supervisors) and resources, such as Benefits, Recruitment, and Employee Engagement and Recognition. The site includes an enhanced Supervisor Hub and Quick Links features to other sites which are easily accessible.

Content on this site is regularly updated with helpful information, articles, resources, and announcements. A majority of the documents will be accessible via links to the Rice Box.

Recent News and Announcements 

Open Enrollment FY25

Open Enrollment begins Monday, April 8, and will be open through Monday, April 22. For more information, please visit the Open Enrollment page.

March BeneBytes

A monthly insight into all things related to benefits. Click here to view this month's upcoming benefits events and updates.

March Fast Five

A campus-wide monthly publication that highlights the latest updates on key initiatives. Click here to view this month's Fast Five.

Performance Management



HR Service Center
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  • Phone: 713-348-2232
  • Email: 713.348.2363
  • Compensation 
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  • Phone: 713-348-3410