Rice University

Bridal & Portrait Photography Area

Notification: From November 6, 2023 through the summer of 2024, the Academic Quadrangle near Lovett, Sewall, and Herzstein Halls will undergo renovations. During this time, fencing will be erected around these areas for safety, and some views of photo locations near these buildings will be impacted, however additional alternative photography locations have been identified and added to the list below for your convenience. Thank you for your understanding and cooperation as we improve our campus. 

The following areas are designated bridal and portrait photography locations. You may only photograph at these outdoor locations.

Academic Quadrangle: Lovett Hall, right; Herzstein Hall, left

Lovett Hall Cloisters

Lovett Hall from Founder's Court

Sewall Hall Cloisters

Founder's Court and Lovett Hall


Herzstein Hall Cloisters


Keck Hall