Financial Aid Amount Received
$25,354 (55.29% of tuition & fees)
Percent of Financial Aid Received
90% of 3,920 students

All Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

3,666 undergraduate students (90% of all students) have received grants, scholarships, and/or federal student loans at Rider University. The percentage of students who received financial aid average compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New Jersey.
Compare to similar schools in rankings such as Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus and Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus, the percentage of students who received financial aid is much higher (the average of the schools is 68.20%).
The average amount of grants of scholarship aid is $25,354 and the average loan amount is $7,113. The average financial aid amount is 55.29% of tuition & fees (tuition & fees: $45,860).

Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid3,666 90%$92,947,802$25,354
Pell Grants1,236 30%$5,859,817$4,741
Federal Students Loans2,732 67%$19,432,171$7,113

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid Comparison Chart

First-time (full-time) Undergraduate Students Financial Aid

For the full-time, first-time undergraduate students (freshmen, in most cases), 983 students have received one or more types of financial aid at Rider University.
The average amount of federal, state, local or institutional grant aid is $28,265 and the average amount of student loans awarded to full-time first-time undergraduate students is $10,532.
The following table shows the financial data by type of aid at Rider University.

First-time Undergraduate Financial Aid by Type

Number Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidTotal Amount of Aid ReceivedAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid98698%--
Grant or scholarship aid983 98%$27,784,219$28,265
Federal Grants359 36%$1,902,475$5,299
Pell Grants359 36%$1,723,875$4,802
Other Federal Grants352 35%$178,600$507
State/Local Grants329 33%$3,090,326$9,393
Institutional Grants982 97%$22,791,418$23,209
Student Loans765 76%$8,056,883$10,532
Federal Student Loans758 75%$4,613,023$6,086
Other Student Loans190 19%$3,443,860$18,126