The Rivier University catalog reflects current academic programs, fees, policies, and procedures effective at the time of publication. This information, including course descriptions and policies is pertinent to study while at the University.
The academic sections of the online catalog have been updated for the 2020-2021 academic year. Some academic, administrative and policy sections of the 2020-2021 catalog may be updated at a later time if and when changes are approved.
The catalog is not intended to constitute a contract between the University and any student, or other person, or application for admissions. The catalog is only available in an electronic format. Policies, programs, courses, major requirements, fees, the academic calendar, and instructors may be added or changed at the sole discretion of the University. In planning their course schedules and programs of study, students are advised to review degree audit program planning sheets available from their academic advisor or program director.
Notice of Non-Discrimination
Rivier University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, age, veteran or marital status, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or disability in admission or access to, treatment in or employment in its programs and activities, and Title IX requires that the University not discriminate on the bases stated above. The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding Title IX and the nondiscrimination policies:
Jane Clavette, Manager of Human Resources in Molloy Hall, email@example.com ext. 8210 for employees; Kurt Stimeling, Vice President for Student Affairs in the Dion Center, firstname.lastname@example.org, ext. 8249 for students. You may reach them at their office extensions, email or at TitleIXCoordinator@rivier.edu. Inquiries concerning the application of nondiscrimination policies may also be referred to the Regional Director, Boston Office, Office for Civil Rights, US Department of Education, 8th Floor, 5 Post Office Square, Boston, MA 02109-3921, P: (617) 289-0111, F: (617) 289-0150; TDD: (877) 521-2172, OCR.Boston@ed.gov.