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Summer 2023 programs coming soon!

At this time, all 2023 pre-college summer programs are still being planned. Exciting courses offerings are coming soon! Continue to check our website for news and updates.

Explore what excites you

High school students can take a step toward achieving their academic and artistic goals by attending a Pre-College Summer Program from Rider University's College of Arts and Sciences.


5 Reasons to Enroll in Pre-College Summer Programs

  • Certain programs are 100% virtual - so you can take part in world class training from the comfort of home
  • Experience what it's like to engage in music studies at the college level
  • Refine your technique and expand your creativity
  • Work with and learn from renowned faculty and instructors
  • You can qualify for an annually renewable $2,000 scholarship to Rider University (some restrictions may apply)

Scholarship Opportunity

Students who complete any Rider University Pre-College Summer Program prior to applying for first-year admission to Rider University can qualify for a $2,000 Pre-College Completion Award.

The award is annually renewable for up to four years of full-time, continuous undergraduate enrollment at Rider University (up to $8000 total value), provided you maintain a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 2.5 or better as a University student.

For more information, contact admissions at [email protected].