For the fall 2020 semester, Rider will resume its on-campus living and learning environment. The University’s comprehensive plan to guide the reopening of campus offers options for both in-person and remote instruction. The plan provides guidance on ensuring the highest level of academic instruction while also protecting the health and safety of Rider’s campus community.
This website is the information source for Rider’s plan for the 2020-21 academic year. As the knowledge and understanding of the COVID-19 virus continues to evolve and new information becomes available, all relevant policies and plans will be updated as appropriate. Please check back frequently to stay informed.
Rider’s plan to guide the resumption of campus operations in the fall 2020 semester includes:
The content contained within Rider’s Resolved and Ready web site represents the comprehensive guidelines and recommendations that incorporate the University’s expectations and best practices throughout higher education. Our ultimate goal is to balance our primary concern for the safety of all campus constituents with our mission of providing a vibrant, living and learning on-campus experience for the students we serve.
Because the pandemic continues to evolve, please refer back to this web site for the most current information and guidance, as content contained within this site may change.
All faculty, staff, students and external visitors are expected to fully comply with the policies, protocols and guidelines outlined in this document as part of the Rider University community.