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Rider University Admissions

Rider admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 72%. Students that get into Rider have an average SAT score between 916-1110 or an average ACT score of 19-24.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
72%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
8,902
SAT Range
916-1110
SAT Reading
456-550
SAT Math
460-560
Students Submitting SAT
88%
ACT Range
19-24
ACT English
18-24
ACT Math
18-25
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
23%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Offers Early Decision
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$50
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Neither required nor recommended
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
78%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.32 responses
Poll
72%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.32 responses
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