By the numbers

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.

1865

founded as Trenton Business College; Merged with Westminster Choir College in 1992

10:1

average student-to-faculty ratio

100%

of four-year Rider students complete at least two high-impact Engaged Learning experiences prior to graduation

#28

best value school (as ranked by U.S. News & World Report)

1 in 4

students is first generation so everyone can feel at home

21

NCAA Division I sports teams for men and women

Why Choose Rider?

What distinguishes Rider from other universities is the sum of the many experiences we offer you – in and out of the classroom – from your first day on campus to graduation and beyond.

Student in cap and gown at 2019 commencement
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