Paying for Rider

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$44,460
Graduate Tuition & Fees
$21,398
On-campus Living Costs
$17,890
Off-campus Living Costs
$12,520
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$769
Graduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$955

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of Rider University are $44,460 for undergraduate programs. For graduate programs, the tuition & fees are $44,460 for graduate programs.
Compare to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey, the undergraduate tuition & fees are very expensive and the graduate tuition & fees are average.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus and Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus, tuition & fees of Rider University is expensive where the average tuition & fees of the schools is $31,079.
The average living costs at Rider University is $17,890 when a student lives in on-campus housing. When a student lives off campus, the average living costs is $12,520.

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2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at Rider University is $44,460 in average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees has increased by 3.73% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition & fees at Rider University is $21,398 in average. The graduate tuition & fees has decreased by 0.97% from last year.
Next table and chart show the 2020 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over last 5 years at Rider University.

Tuition Trends Table

Rider University 2020 Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2016$37,650 $710$37,650 $710
2017$39,080 $740$39,080 $740
2018$40,570 $740$40,570 $740
2019$42,120 $740$42,120 $740
2020$43,720 $740$43,720 $740

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2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average on-campus living costs is $17,890 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment). For students living in off-campus housing, average living costs is $12,520.
The living cost at Rider Universityhas increased by 0.62% from last year.
Next table and chart show the 2020 living costs and the tuition trends over last 5 years at Rider University.

Living Costs Trends

Rider University 2020 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$13,770$2,140$9,600$2,500
2017$14,390$2,030$9,600$2,030
2018$14,860$2,030$9,640$2,030
2019$15,280$2,500$10,020$2,500
2020$15,390$2,500$10,020$2,500

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2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average costs for purchasing books & supplies is $1,500 at Rider University. The books & supplies cost stays same as last year. .
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Books & Supplies Costs Trends

Rider University 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,500
2017$1,500
2018$1,500
2019$1,500
2020$1,500

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

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2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at Rider University is $769 in average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has decreased by 0.99% from last year.
The 2020 graduate tuition per credit hour is $955 in average. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 2.03% from last year.
Next table and chart show the 2020 tuition per credit hour and its trends over last 5 years at Rider University.

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Table

Rider University 2020 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearUndergraduateGraduate
2016$705 $829
2017$719 $862
2018$741 $895
2019$779 $936
2020$769 $955

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart