Through robust academic programs, career coaching, personal support and hands-on experiences, we give you the freedom to pursue your passions and the support you need to reach your highest goals. Let us empower you to reach your full potential.
By the numbers
Rider University ranks on U.S. News and World Report's Best Colleges list and The Princeton Review's Best Colleges list.
9 in 10
Broncs are employed, in grad school or volunteering a year after graduation
academic majors and minors to choose from
fifth-year graduate options make it easy to get your master's
alums are CEOs, presidents and organizational leaders
Division I athletics teams for men and women
grads in our alumni network
Rider’s Lifting Barriers initiative works to remove the obstacles that stand in the way of achieving a life-changing college education. From generous aid packages to extensive academic and career support, we create a path for your future success.
Learn to love the work. Our Engaged Learning program is where theory meets practice, giving you the opportunity to apply the knowledge, skills and insights you’ve gained in the classroom to real-world situations and professional settings.
Student support services
Rider Broncs never ride alone. From the moment you arrive on campus, we’re here for you with free tutoring, career coaching and individualized support services to make you feel comfortable and confident while at Rider and beyond.
The Cranberry Investment
Our commitment to you: we guarantee that you will find employment or acceptance into graduate school in your field of study within six months of graduation.
Our Path Forward
Achieving visionary growth requires decisive action. Our strategic plan defines our path forward, asking us all to embody this vision for Rider that will transform the student experience.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We are committed to fostering an inclusive, vibrant community that embraces students, faculty and staff of all backgrounds and enables them to achieve success.
Sustainability for All
Rider's commitment to sustainability is part of the fabric of the University. We continually strive to remain an environmental leader in higher education.
These are the stories of the students, alumni, faculty and community members who make us proud to call ourselves Broncs.
Join the herd
After school, you'll become part of Rider's network of 60,000-plus alumni - you’ll never feel like you are going at it alone.