Rider University

Founded 1865
Lawrenceville & Princeton, NJ
(609) 896-5000

Rider University, founded in 1865, is an independent, coeducational, nonsectarian institution of higher learning housed on two campuses — one in Lawrenceville, New Jersey, and one in Princeton, New Jersey. Rider’s enrollment is currently over 4,400 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students from 41 states, 3 US territories, and 77 countries. The University consists of four academic units — the College of Business Administration; the College of Liberal Arts, Education and Sciences (comprised of the School of Education and School of Liberal Arts and Sciences); the College of Continuing Studies; and the Westminster College of the Arts (comprised of Westminster Choir College and the School of Fine and Performing Arts) — and offers undergraduate programs in 65 areas and graduate programs in 22 specialties.