If Rider University is among your top college choices, take advantage of our Early Action Admission program for a Fall 2019 start.
BE AN EARLY ACTION APPLICANT
APPLY BY NOVEMBER 15, 2018
The early action option will not be offered to applicants to programs which require an audition and/or interview due to the scheduling of the audition and interview process.
Benefits of applying by November 15
PEACE OF MIND: Take the stress out of senior year: get your Rider admission decision by December 20! Because Rider Early Action Admission is non-binding, you have until May 1 to accept.
SCHOLARSHIP OFFER: You’ll automatically be considered for Rider’s merit-based scholarships and receive your award with your admission decision.
EARLY ACTION FINANCIAL AID PACKAGE: Complete your FAFSA by November 15! If you are admitted to Rider as an Early Action applicant, you’ll be eligible to receive a your official Rider Financial Aid Award Letter, detailing all form of federal, state, and Rider aid for which you qualify, by December 20.