Early Acceptance Program

The Rivier Early Acceptance Program (REAP) streamlines your application process and provides on-the-spot acceptance and additional financial aid grant awards.

Every day is REAP Day!

Apply and visit Rivier to get an on-the-spot, non-binding admissions decision, go on a student-led tour of campus, meet faculty, and see what life at Rivier is like. Visiting campus is the best way to get a feel for Rivier, and we hope you’ll join us at this fun-filled event.


REAP is the fastest way to get your non-binding admission decision and secure your spot! Participants qualify for the following awards during their first year:

  • $1,000 Early Acceptance Grant
  • $500 REAP Grant
  • $500 bonus grant for submitting your FAFSA
  • $500 deposit match for making a non-refundable deposit
  • A free summer course for deposited students

REAP the rewards of early acceptance in 3 easy steps!

  1. Schedule an interview and campus tour.
  2. Submit your Rivier application or Common App at least 24 hours in advance of your visit (essay and recommendation letters are waived).
  3. Provide your current high school transcript through the end of your Junior year (digital transcripts are accepted).

PLUS… No required SAT/ACT scores and no application fee.

And, here’s a bonus … When you tour with us this season, you can leave with a non-binding acceptance decision and a sweet treat too—FREE ice cream is on us! We hope to see you soon!