Rider Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 13.0% of the student population at Rider. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Rider Disability Services.
Rider for the Military
While not a "service academy", Rider does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information, check out our Rider for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Rider University
Rider offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Rider University
There were 4,094 undergraduates in 2018. Full-time attendance was 3,711 (90.6%). Part-time attendance was 383 (9.4%).
Rider University is Ranked #541 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Rider is more diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Rider #541 out of 2,179.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Rider University Competes in the NCAA
Rider has a total of 465 student athletes, 263 men and 202 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$11,564,858|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$11,564,858|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Rider University Athletics