By the Numbers

Rider University ranks on U.S. News and World Report's Best Colleges list and the Wall Street Journal's Top U.S. College 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

Learn to Love the Work

Rider's Engaged Learning Program allows you to combine your academics, career goals and activities to reflect your personality and interests. Together, the six pillars of the program will create a meaningful education that is uniquely yours. Every Rider student completes at least two high-impact Engaged Learning experiences prior to graduation (in fact, we require it!).

Aerial view of Norm Brodsky College of Business

A School for Every Thought

From the Norm Brodsky College of Business to the Westminster College of the Arts, our colleges will prepare you with the skills you need to pursue your unique passions.

The Rider Promise

We welcome students from across the region, the nation and around the world to be challenged and supported by our inclusive and vibrant living and learning community. 

Aerial view of students walking on path
Another groundbreaking

Historic Rider

From its beginnings as a private business college nearly a century and half ago, Rider University has evolved into a high quality comprehensive university - one that fosters active and engaged learning and a vibrant living, learning and work environment.