Buckle your seatbelt Rider and get ready for 107.7 The Bronc to restart your engine! The deadline to enter Cruisin’ From Commencement has been extended! 

Hey graduates! You now have until Sunday, October 4 to create an original video about your Rider experience, and we all know you’ve had quite an experience and story to tell, for the opportunity to win the first-ever Corolla Hybrid in the U.S.

And, during these uncertain times there may not be a better time to drive home from Commencement in a brand new, 2020 Toyota Corolla Hybrid LE, courtesy of Team Toyota of Princeton.

All Rider University graduating undergraduate and graduate students, who are eligible to walk at Rider’s Class of 2020 Commencement celebration in May 2021 are qualified to participate in this year’s Cruisin’ From Commencement contest.

To enter, create an original, two-and-a-half-minute video detailing all of the amazing experiences you’ve had while attending Rider University, including the challenges of learning during Covid19. When you’re finished, upload your video to YouTube and send us the link, along with a completed entry form. Entries are being accepted now through October 4, 2020.

Click here to submit your video.

When producing your Cruisin’ From Commencement video, choose a theme based on one or more of the following topics:

  • Student/Faculty collaboration or mentorship
  • Development as a leader
  • Involvement in the Rider Community
  • Internship and professional experiences
  • The arts at Rider
  • Global and cultural experiences
  • Community service and service-learning

All music used in your video must be original or royalty-free. If you don’t have access to original or royalty-free music, you can use The Bronc’s official, licensed music library for your Cruisin’ From Commencement entry. Go to apmmusic.com to download the music that will enhance your story the best.

  • Username: thebronc@rider.edu
  • Password: wrrcfm1077

Each video submitted will be scored by a panel of qualified judges. The Cruisin’ From Commencement Finale will take place on-campus during Rider’s Homecoming and Family Weekend on Sunday, November 1, 2020.

All Class of 2020 graduates whose entry makes the Cruisin’ From Commencement Top 10 will receive a key to the grand prize: a two-year lease to a 2020 Toyota Corolla Hybrid LE, plus two-year’s ToyotaCare – vehicle maintenance and roadside assistance plan courtesy of Team Toyota of Princeton. The Rider student with the highest scoring video will have the only key to start the car!

Runners-up prizes include your graduation party catered by Killarney’s Publick House in Hamilton. Second place – $1000; third place – $500; fourth place – $250; fifth place – $250 in catering at Killarney’s.

For complete contest rules click here. To view this year’s entries click here. Click on the year to view all previous entries: 2019, 2018. See you at the finish line of 107.7 The Bronc’s Cruisin’ From Commencement contest.