Earn 3 Credits in 3 Weeks
Fast-track your studies with Rider's J-Term winter session
J-Term offers courses that can help you to catch-up or move ahead in your studies, or discover new interests. All courses are offered online to give you the flexibility to study from anywhere.
The Old Maid & The Thief
107.7 The Bronc presents Rider's first-ever radio opera directed by Professor Susan Ashbaker and performed by Westminster Choir College’s "Performing in Lyric Theater" class. Tune in Nov. 27-29.
Elegies: A Song Cycle
An intimate and moving celebration of life and music by Tony Award-winning composer William Finn. Performances Dec. 4-6.
Making Education Affordable Info Session
On Dec. 8, prospective students and families are invited to join us to learn about the options we offer to help make your education affordable.
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Why Choose Rider
Rider University ranks on U.S. News and World Report's Best Colleges list and the Wall Street Journal's Top U.S. College list.
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Free to Roam
When you are a Rider Bronc, you are free to engage, free to change and free to explore. That might mean studying subjects you've loved for years. Or following one interest to the next until you arrive exactly where you are meant to be. There are so many possibilities ahead, and all you have to do is take the first step with us.
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Get to Know Us
Rider is a beautiful campus, but the connections, lessons, and feeling you find here will follow you anywhere. So if you can’t come to us, don’t worry. Through virtual events, video calls, texting, live chat—you name it—we’ll bring the spirit of Rider to you.