Rivier University, founded in 1933, is a private Catholic liberal arts college in Nashua, New Hampshire. As a member of the New England Commission of Higher Education, Rivier University has been approved by the New Hampshire Department of Education. Additionally, it offers more than 50 bachelor's, associate's, master's, and doctoral degrees as well as several hybrid and online courses. There are 44 buildings on the Rivier University campus, which is spread across 68 acres (28 ha) in Nashua, New Hampshire. The university has four residence halls - Trinity, Guild, Presentation, and Brassard - which accommodate a total of 421 students.
Besides offering intercollegiate sports, Rivier offers a student activities office, a multicultural office, a counseling center, a career development center, and a campus ministry. Some of the leading alumni of the university include Robert A. Baines - former mayor of Manchester, NH, college professor, educator ; David Danielson - politician, NH Army National Guard veteran ; Donnalee Lozeau - politician, former mayor of Nashua, NH; first female mayor of Nashua, NH ; Skip Cleaver - politician, USMC veteran ; Ivan Edwards (physician) - ex-pastor, USAF flight surgeon, community activist, CEO.
|Student to teacher ratio||15:1|
|Living cost||USD 7,746|
|Accommodation||On-campus and off-campus|
|Average package||USD 99,000|
|Tuition fee per year||USD 35,512|
Global ranking – 3587 Country ranking - 969
On-campus and off-campus
|Avg Cost of Tuition/year||$35,512|
|Cost of Living/year||$7,746|