Fast-track your studies with Rider's J-Term winter session
Maximize your winter break and make progress toward completing your degree by studying in Rider’s J-Term winter session. J-Term offers courses that can help keep your studies on track or discover new interests with special topics outside of your major.
Benefits of J-Term:
- Earn three credits in three weeks.
- Choose from courses in business, communication, history, psychology, the arts and more. Explore unique topics like hip hop and American culture, women in film or psychology of peace & conflict.
- Courses are offered online to give you the flexibility to study from anywhere.
If you have any questions, please contact the Registrar’s Office, your faculty advisor or the Dean’s Office of your college.
Financial assistance may be available. Contact the Office of Financial Aid at [email protected] or 609-896-5360 prior to J-Term registration to discuss financial aid options and available resources.
All J-Term courses meet:
Week 1: Tuesday, January 2, 2024 - Friday, January 5, 2024
Week 2: Monday, January 8, 2024 - Friday, January 12, 2024
Week 3: Tuesday, January 16, 2024 - Thursday, January 18, 2024
On Monday, January 15, 2024 the University is closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. J-Term courses include one course meeting on Friday, January 19 for the final exam.