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Rider University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

5,776 students

73% admitted

  • 4,342 full time
  • 1,434 part time
  • 1,731 men full time
  • 2,611 women full time
  • 7,947 applied
  • 5,827 admitted
  • 940 enrolled

4,575 Undergraduates

$32,820 tuition/year

  • 1,072 Graduates
  • 129 Non-Degree
  • $32,820 in state
  • $600 fees
  • $12,340 room & board
  • $1,500 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Mid East Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Mascot: Broncs
School Colors: Cranberry and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Niicole from Hillsborough, NJ
  • 0
  • rider university offers student the opportunity to grow academically, personally, and professionally. faculty and staff are vested in the development and success of students and alumni. overall, the university prides…

  • Feb-09-2012 Read More
  • Anonymous
  • 0
  • Rider is full of opportunities, and extremely diverse. It is half and half commuters and residents. Nothing is handed to you at Rider, you have to work for it.…

  • May-20-2012 Read More
  • Terik from Newark, NJ
  • 0
  • if i had to rate rider from 1 to 10 it would be an 8. rider is a very good school and i have already learned so much here. rider…

  • Feb-20-2012 Read More
  • Jessica from Burlington, NJ
  • 0
  • Rider University is an okay school. It has some great professors and the accomodations are pretty decent. However, tuition is extremely high and it is hard to tell where your…

  • Mar-22-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Christian from Fair Lawn, NJ
  • Jan-31-2011 I am a current student here

    Rider can be hit and miss for students in the fun category. For me and most of my friends, we all love it. When you come to Rider you get a feeling of being at home. The good thing is is that I have heard, from kids who do not end up liking Rider, that you realize you do not like sooner rather than later which gives you a jump start on trying to find new pastures for further learning.

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  • 4
  • Robert from Hamilton, NJ
  • Jan-21-2011 I am a current student here

    It is a lot of fun being on campus. Sadly I'm a commuter, so I don't get the full college experience but other than that, it really is fun to be a Rider Bronc.

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  • 4
  • Hayley from Traverse City, MI
  • Jan-04-2010 I am a current student here

    Westminster is very small so I had to adjust to that, especially since I came from a large high school. However, I have met a lot of people I will be friends with forever and I feel like I am learning a lot.

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