2014 Family Weekend


Families can meet some of the Family Weekend staff, enjoy some light refreshments, and receive a schedule of the weekend events and tickets for specific performances.

Associate Dean of Students Office (Westminster Campus)

Student Recreation Center Lobby (Lawrenceville Campus)


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Spring Hill Suites Ewing Township/Princeton South
1000 Charles Ewing Blvd., Ewing, NJ 08628

Clarion Hotel Palmer Inn
3499 US Route 1 South, Princeton, NJ 08540

Comfort Inn Lawrenceville
3270 US Route 1 North, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

Courtyard by Marriott
US Route 1 & Mapleton Road, Princeton, NJ 08540

Homewood Suites Princeton
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Marriott Trenton at Lafayette Yard
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Princeton Hampton Inn
4385 US Highway 1, Princeton, NJ 08540
For More Info
General Information
Office of Campus Life · 609-896-5327

On-Campus Dining
ARAMARK Dining Services · 609-896-5061

Rider Apparel and Gifts
Rider University Store · 609-896-5121
Westminster Music & Books · 609-921-1656

Athletic Events
Department of Athletics · 609-896-5054

Cultural Programs/Arts at Rider
Art Gallery · 609-895-5588
Westminster Choir College, Princeton Campus Box Office · 609-921-2663
Lawrenceville Campus Box Office · 609-896-5303

Department of Public Safety · 609-896-5029

Westminster Choir College
The Associate Dean of Students Office
johnsonl@rider.edu · 609-921-7100 ext. 8263

All events are subject to change.

Please check back for any changes and/or updates to all activities.

The listed programs are only highlighted programs; other programs are scheduled for Family Weekend.

Office of Campus Life
(Lawrenceville Campus), 609-896-5327 or the Associate Dean of Students Office (Westminster Choir College, Princeton Campus), 609-921-7100 x8263

Highlighted Activities for Family Weekend | November 7-9, 2014

Please check back for any changes and/or updates to all activities.


Bronc Bingo
Daly Dining Hall (Lawrenceville Campus), 9:00 p.m.
For Family Weekend a special version of the game has been designed.  Families and students can play to win prizes and enjoy this exciting weekend activity. Sponsored by the Residence Hall Association.


University Bookstore Hours Extended
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. 
Get a 20% discount on all Rider apparel and clothing.
Stop into the bookstore and enjoy a 20% discount off any Rider apparel or gift item during these special hours. Do your holiday shopping early and enjoy the many products that the Rider University Store provides.

One day only, November 8th.

Bronc Band Performance 
Outside of the Student Recreation Center, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Founder’s Day Program 
Bart Luedeke Center Theater (Lawrenceville Campus), 11 a.m.
Our Andrew J. Rider Scholars are honored for their academic achievements. Reception to follow in the Cavalla Room.

Family Luncheon 
Student Recreation Center (Lawrenceville Campus) and Dining Commons (Westminster Choir College, Princeton Campus), 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
A complimentary lunch for students and families with entertainment for the Little Broncs provided by the Residence Hall Association.

Men's Basketball Exhibition Game
Alumni Gym (Lawrenceville Campus), 4 p.m.
Experience the marvel that is the Rider Men’s Basketball team as they compete in an exhibition game for the Rider community.  Obtain your tickets at Family Weekend Headquarters.