Rivier University is Affiliated With the Roman Catholic Faith.
Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the Roman Catholic faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Roman Catholic Colleges and Universities.
Rivier Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 9.0% of the student population at Rivier. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Rivier Disability Services.
Rivier for the Military
While not a "service academy", Rivier does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. There is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Rivier Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Rivier for Veterans Guide.
Rivier offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, Rivier does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Rivier University
Rivier 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 Rivier University
Rivier has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,426 undergraduates in 2018. Full-time attendance was 908 (63.7%). Part-time attendance was 518 (36.3%).
Rivier University is Ranked #1,842 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Rivier has a very homogeneous student body. We rank Rivier #1842 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.
Rivier University Competes in the NCAA
Rivier has a total of 205 student athletes, 101 men and 104 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$928,953|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$928,953|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Rivier University Athletics