Why 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.


career-ready majors, minors and programs to choose from


student-to-faculty ratio means your professors know your name


awarded by Rider in scholarships and financial aid annually

1 in 4

students is first generation so everyone can feel at home


graduates in our alumni network


of bachelor's degree recipients are employed, in grad school, the military or volunteering within a year of graduation

Virtual tour

Discover all that Rider University has to offer and what it means to be a Bronc. See our vibrant campus from anywhere by taking a 360 immersive tour or exploring our interactive map.

Watch the video to see some of our recent campus improvements!

Aerial picture of Rider Campus
Counselor in admissions office


The admissions process can be confusing, but our counselors are here to help—every step of the way.