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Rider University

Yellow Ribbon program Participant
Proportion of tuition & fee costs and number of vets to be served:

Up to 100 veterans are eligible to participate in Rider University's Yellow Ribbon program. Rider provides a grant of up to $8,985 for Yellow Ribbon program participants.
Designated individual or specific office to assist veterans:

College of Continuing Studies

Karen Crowell, Assistant Dean

Bart Luedeke Student Center Suite 100

2083 Lawrenceville Road

Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

Telephone: 609.896.5033

Email: crowellk@rider.edu

Website dedicated to services for veterans: http://www.rider.edu/vets

Services Available:

  • Faculty and staff trained in understanding/recognizing the specific needs/concerns of past & current military personnel
  • Analysis of college credits earned at another institution
  • Orientation program
  • Campus housing
  • Admissions and/or financial aid staff aware of the passage of the new Post 911 GI Bill
  • Veterans' education benefit counseling
  • Financial aid/tuition assistance
  • Academic advising
  • Tutoring services
  • Career planning/career services
  • Veterans' clubs/student lounge or designated gathering place
  • Counselor Specialist qualified to support/assist students with brain injuries
  • A policy regarding tuition refunds for military activations and deployments
  • Course withdrawals as a result of military activations and deployments

College credits may be awarded for:

  • College course work at another institution
  • Evaluated credit awards for military training
  • Evaluated credit award for military occupational training
  • National testing program
  • Evaluated credit for corporate testing programs, as recommended by the ACE guide to the Evaluation of Corporate Training
  • Portfolio review or assessment
  • Challenge examinations or test-out procedures


Last Updated: Friday, 09/13/13

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