Congratulations on your admission to Rider
We're very happy for you. You're in the final stages of the admission process so take a deep breath and let us walk you through the remaining steps. College is one of most important investments you’ll ever make.
And we're committed to seeing you succeed.
One more look?
Join us for a campus tour where we'll make sure you have everything you need to make your decision. You'll get an inside look at our campus, people and programs — and the measurable outcomes of our educational experience.
affording a rider education
Let us know how we can help! Your financial aid counselor is available in-person or by phone to speak with you about your financial aid package and to help you develop an affordable four-year plan. Counselors will be on hand during all decision week activities. Appointments can be made day or evening by calling 609-896-5360.
Our guide to financial aid will help you and your family navigate the financial aid process over the next four years.
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Make it official
Making your deposit will secure your place in our entering class. We will continue to accept deposits as long as space in our entering class is available.
Make your tuition and housing deposit
Living at Rider
If you plan to live on campus, a non-refundable housing deposit is required. Spaces in our residence halls are still available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Take a tour of Rider's residence halls
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For questions regarding meal plans or Bronc Bucks contact the Residence Life Office at 609-896-5102.
Housing & Residence Life
Get the details on living at Rider from room selection, facilities and roommate preferences.
Mark your calendar and be prepared for your arrival in the fall. View the admitted student calendar
Join our class of 2019 admitted student groups on: Facebook and Twitter.
Orientation & Placement Testing
Our orientation programs are packed with practical information for you and your parents – mixed together with plenty of fun to let you meet your newest friends and classmates. You'll be assigned an orientation date based on your academic major.
Visit the Orientation website
For details about placement tests and exemptions, visit course placement information.
If you have not already done so, be sure to arrange to have all final official academic transcripts (including any recently completed academic work) forwarded to the Office of Undergraduate Admission by August 1, 2015, or as soon as available.
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Important Phone Numbers
Access a list of important phone numbers including academic contacts by major and departments.
PREPARING FOR THE FUTURE
Through our student-centered classes, career preparation and hands-on learning experiences, Rider delivers the resources and support students need to achieve their goals.
Students start taking advantage of Rider’s comprehensive Career Services program in their first year. We help students discover their areas of interest, participate in professional development workshops, and gain practical hands-on experiences through internships, co-ops and field placements.
EXPLORE RIDER’S CAREER SERVICES
The ultimate measure of a college education is how well it prepares students for personal and professional success. We invite you to hear the stories of some of our recent graduates. Learn how their Rider experiences — in and out of the classroom — helped them discover their path to success.
BROWSE OUR GRADUATES’ STORIES
Founded in 1865; Merged with Westminster Choir College in 1992
Rider students hail from 43 states and 69 countries
Nearly 70% of all undergraduates and 90% of all freshmen live on campus
20 Division I varsity sports for men and women
55,000 alumni in all 50 states and 88 countries
Approximately 900 freshmen enroll at Rider each year