Focused on affordability

No matter where you are in your academic journey, we know college affordability is a top concern for students and families.

Every aspect of the Rider experience is personalized and our aid offers are no exception. We’re committed to making your education affordable, and personalized to your financial needs, from start to finish.

How to apply for financial aid

We know financial aid can be confusing, so here’s an easy guide to get started and stay organized.

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Important FAFSA Changes

FAFSA Simplification

In 2020 Congress passed the FAFSA Simplification Act to streamline and make the financial aid process easier overall for students and families. The number of questions on the FAFSA is being nearly cut in half and the terminology is being simplified. Learn more about the upcoming changes.