Rider practices rolling admissions. Once your application is complete, you will be notified of your decision. Applications completed after the stated deadlines will be considered on a space-available basis.
*Early Action first-year applicants to programs requiring auditions must apply by November 15 and audition by December 4.
**To be considered for the maximum amount of scholarships for which you are eligible, your application must be complete, including all required credentials. If you are applying to a major that requires an audition, auditions scheduled for an audition day after January 15 will not disqualify you from full scholarship consideration.
Spring 2015 Semester - January Start
All Undergraduate International Students
November 1, 2014
First-year and Transfer Students
December 1, 2014
Fall 2015 Semester - September Start
Early Action, First-Year Students Only
November 15, 2015*
Scholarship Consideration, First-Year Students
January 15, 2015**
Scholarship Consideration, Transfer Students
May 1, 2015**
First-Year International Students
March 15, 2015
May 1, 2015