General Information





U:70 / G:19



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Rider University

Transfer Contact Information

Jennifer Cook
Sr. Assistant Director of Transfer Admission
609-896-5000 x7159
Application Requirements for

Transfer Students

Official Transcripts: Yes
Essay: Yes
SAT/ACT Scores: No
Interview: No
Letter of Recommendation: No
Application Fee: None
Application Deadlines:
Fall: Rolling / Spring: Rolling
Online Application: Available

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Requirements and Information

Priority deadline for the Fall is April 1 and for Spring is December 1. Official high school transcripts are only required for students who have completed less than 30 college credits at the time of applying.

Upcoming Transfer Recruitment Event

Date: 04/21/2024
Time: 10:00 am ~ 1:00 pm
Location: 2083 Lawrenceville Rd., Lawrenceville, NJ 08648
Event Coordinator: Office of Admissions
Event Contact:

  • Campus Tours: Explore Rider's 280-acre campus alongside a friendly, knowledgeable tour guide. (Take a customized virtual tour to get an inside view of open house even before you come to campus!) Early bird campus tours begin at 9 a.m. We recommend arriving early.

  • Academics: Chat with our faculty to learn more about your program of interest or additional academic options. Learn how Rider’s Engaged Learning Program connects students with high-impact professional experiences.

  • Financial Aid Sessions: Need a little help with financial aid and scholarships? We’ve got you covered. Join us for a session to learn more about our financial aid offers that are personalized to you and your family's needs.

  • Residence Hall Showings: See the rooms, restrooms and laundry inside the first floor of Ziegler and Moore Halls, plus talk with Residence Life staff about your housing options.

  • Student Life: College isn’t all classes, gather to meet the people who you will work with outside of the classroom, and learn more about Rider’s 150+ student clubs and organizations and other resources.

  • Food Trucks: Families can grab a free snack and experience the local food trucks that Rider students are able to take advantage of on campus. It's our treat!

  • All students who attend receive an application fee waiver.

    Questions? Contact or call 609-896-5042.

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