General Non-Profit / Academic User

FOM Website:

If you are coming from FOM, please read the general instructions.

When done, please return to FOM and complete registering your account. You do not need to enter financial information.

If you need a FOM account, please go to FOM and create an external user acccount. You will be redirected to this page. If you have read the general instructions, return to FOM and complete your registration.

General Instructions:

You will need to download, complete, and return the Application and Agreement forms, found at the bottom of this page. Please note that the application and agreement must be signed by someone at your entity that has authority to sign legal documents for that entity. It is probable that you will need to contact your legal department or your Office of Grants and Contracts for this signature. You must also submit a current Certificate of Insurance that meets the requirements of the User Agreement.

The completed documents may be scanned and emailed to or brought to the SEA office in the Space Science Technology building, Rm 015, or mailed to the SEA office at:

Rice University – SEA
6100 Main St, MS686
Houston, TX 77005

If you have questions, please contact the SEA office, (713) 348-8233.


External User Agreement.pdf
Schedule of Insurance Limits of Liability.pdf
7.16 External User Application NP.pdf
7.16 Fee For service application NP.pdf