Rider University is a private university, founded in 1865, located in Lawrenceville, New Jersey. It houses over 4,400 undergraduates, with a park-like campus interrupted by a vast, man-made lake. Its students can join in on any of its student-run media groups, the making of the Shadow Yearbook or join a Greek organization. It has an extensive theater program that hosts spectacular plays and musicals. Its students can cheer on the Broncs basketball team, while their football team remains undefeated (read: disbanded) since 1951. Notable Rider alumni include Neil B. Friedman, president of Mattel Brands and Colby Dezelick, actor. The university, with its range of resources and academic programs, offers a thorough foundation for higher learning.