Rivier University

Acceptance Rate 83.98 %
2023 Tuition & Fees $36,610
Student Population 2,424
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $16,156
Graduation Rate 60 %

Academic Overview

Rivier University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Nashua, New Hampshire. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
Rivier University is affiliated with Roman Catholic.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $36,610 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $11,395.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 2,424 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 83.98% and the graduation rate is 60% last year.
The salary after graduation from Rivier University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $49,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Rivier's tuition & fees is $36,610. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $11,395.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Rivier. The acceptance rate of Rivier is 83.98% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 20.03%. The average graduation rate is 60% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $16,156 and 81% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,424 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Rivier University is 83.98 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Rivier University is 60 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Rivier University is 80 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Rivier University is 2,424
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Rivier University is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $16,156 at Rivier University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address420 South Main St, Nashua, NH 3060
Online Applicationhttps://www.rivier.edu/admissions/
Financial Aidhttps://www.rivier.edu/financial-aid/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.rivier.edu/financial-aid/net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.rivier.edu/admissions/veterans/
Disability Servicehttps://www.rivier.edu/academics/support-services/disability-services/

Offered Degrees

Rivier offers 81 major programs through online and on-site education where 4 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)10
Doctorate (Practical)31
Post-Master's Certificate82

Special Learning Opportunities

Rivier University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:408)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,526)

Veterans Benefits

Rivier University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges