Housing & Meals
Students enrolled in six (6) or more credits during each summer session may take advantage of the summer housing rate. Housing is available to students registered for Summer Session and to full-time matriculated Rider University students. Housing is not available for high school students.
- Summer I
Residence hall opens Sunday, May 14, 11am – 11pm
- Summer II
Residence hall opens Monday, July 3, 11am – 11pm
For more information on summer housing, or to request a housing application, please contact the Office of Residence Life at 609-896-5102.
Visiting students, commuters, faculty and staff who are looking for a quick bite to eat, a cup of coffee or a refreshing drink can go to Cranberry’s, located on the ground floor of Bart Luedeke Center. Cranberry’s offers a variety of hot and cold specialty beverages including F’Real Milk Shakes and Smoothies, fresh baked pastries, delicious salads and signature deli sandwiches.
Cranberry’s will be open from 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner is also available at Daly's Dining Hall.
Cash and/or debit cards are accepted for all meal purchases. No cash? No problem! Bronc Bucks are available to make meal purchases easy. Bronc Bucks work like a debit card. You may open an account with as little as $25 and you may add on whenever you like. You may sign up for Bronc Bucks online: rider.campusdish.com, in person at the Cashier’s Office located in the Bart Luedeke Center, Monday – Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm or by the phone calling 609-896-5390.
Students living on campus during the summer will find meal plans that are designed for a busy schedule. For each summer session, resident students must choose one of the following meal plans: 40 meals; 30 meals, or 20 meals or a comprehensive plan (19 per week). Cash or debit card are accepted for all meal purchases.