Rice University

Shared Equipment Authority

MD Anderson

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 contact Deanne Bolstad at (713) 745-6633 in the MD Anderson Legal Services Department for the necessary Employer signature. The Application is needed for billing information. Please be specific as to the department and mail stop, such that it will reach the appropriate person to provide PO numbers and payment authorization.  An email address for the appropriate person is optimal.

 The completed documents may be scanned and emailed to meri.c.dix@rice.edu  or brought to the SEA office in the Bioscience Research Collaborative Bldg at 6500 Main St, Rm 218, or mailed to the SEA office at

 Rice University – SEA

6100 Main St, MS680

 Houston, TX  77005


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