Important Notice Regarding Rider’s Enrollment Deadline

In light of the challenges presented by the FAFSA delays, Rider University has extended the deposit deadline.*

*Please note that this extension does not apply to B.F.A. (Acting for Film, Television and Theatre, B.F.A. or Musical Theatre, B.F.A.) students, students invited to the Educational Opportunity Program (EOP), or anyone receiving a full-tuition scholarship including, Trustee, voice, organ or Capital Health.

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Important dates

Rider practices rolling admissions. Once your application is complete, you will be notified of your decision. Applications completed after the stated deadlines will be considered on a space-available basis.

Nov. 15

Early Action application deadline

Feb. 1

FAFSA priority deadline

May 1

Deposit Deadline (Candidate's Reply Date)

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