Welcome Notre Dame Students

Notre Dame Students: We’re here for you!

Rivier welcomes Cazenovia College studentsRivier welcomes Notre Dame College students to join our community!

Visit our campus in Nashua, New Hampshire, and find out why students from around the world choose Rivier University. With our newly constructed Science and Innovation Center, high-tech business and security studies facilities, expanded athletics facilities, and launch of new academic majors, there’s never been a better time to check us out!

Interested in transferring but not a Notre Dame student? Visit our Transfer Students page.

Competitive Financial Aid and Scholarships

In addition to competitive financial aid, an additional one-time scholarship of $3,000 for undergraduate students will be applied for Notre Dame College students who enroll for the Fall 2024 semester.

In-Demand Academic Programs

Match your Notre Dame College program to a Rivier University degree in the table below. Explore more than 30 undergraduate programs including biology, business management, finance, homeland security and emergency management, criminal justice, cybersecurity management, sport management, education, psychology, and more. Pursuing graduate study? We have 30 graduate degree programs, including several MBA concentrations.

We’re ready to support Notre Dame College students with:

  • Guaranteed Admission for all students currently in good standing (On-the-spot decision will be provided on campus.)
  • Generous Transfer of Credits: 90 credits for undergraduates and nine credits for graduate students (Additional graduate credits may be awarded based on individual reviews.)
  • Low Tuition and Housing Costs
  • No Application Fee including the Common Application
  • Standardized Test Scores are Not Required for all majors including Nursing
  • Personal Academic and Career Advising upon entry and throughout your enrollment
  • Competitive NCAA Division III Athletics Teams, including the launch of men’s and women’s ice hockey in 2021
  • Innovative Employment Promise Program guarantees you will be career-ready at graduation

Visit and Apply

Rivier welcomes Notre Dame College students to visit and apply! You can arrange a personal visit you can book a campus tour online, call (603) 897-8507, or email admissions@rivier.edu

Notre Dame College Programs

Rivier University Programs

Bachelor’s Degrees
Biology Biology

Biology Education


Middle / Secondary Education – Biology

Business Administration




Business Management


Sport Management

Criminal Justice


Criminal Justice

Homeland and International Security

Cybersecurity Management

Early Childhood Education


Educational Studies

Biology Education

Early Childhood Education

Education and Community Leadership

Elementary Education

English Education

Mathematics Education

Social Studies Education

Special Education




Political Science

Humanities and Social Sciences
Nursing Nursing – BSN
Psychology Psychology

Psychology – Addiction Studies Track

Software Development Computer ScienceComputer Science 4+1

Cybersecurity Management/Computer Science 4+1

Mathematics/Computer Science 4+1

Sport Management Sport Management
Graduate Programs
Master of Business Administration Business/MBA 4+1

MBA in Healthcare Administration (Online)

MBA in Information Technology Management

MBA in Management

MBA with Concentration in Marketing (Online)

Master of Education Middle/Secondary Education—Biology

Middle/Secondary Education—Mathematics

Middle/Secondary Education—English

Middle/Secondary Education—Social Studies

National Security and Intelligence Studies

Cybersecurity Management/Computer Science 4+1

MBA in Cybersecurity Leadership

Can’t find your match? Visit this page to explore our full list of academic programs.

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Our Admissions Counselors are available to help make the transition to Rivier as easy as possible. You can chat with us in person, by phone, or virtually. We can't wait to meet you!


Office of Undergraduate Admissions