Access Riverdale Newspaper Subscriptions

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SummaryAccess the NYTimes and WSJ for your work at Riverdale
AuthorMaintained by Matthijs van Mierlo
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StatusUp-to-date for the 2023-2024 school year.

The New York Times

Riverdale Country School students (middle and upper), faculty, staff, and administrators have full digital access to the website.  You must register using your Riverdale email address. 

Activation Steps

  1. If you are logged into the NYTimes website with either your Riverdale email or a personal account, sign-out from the website
  2. Visit  
  3. If you don't have an account, click Create Account, then click Continue with Google
    • Log in with your Riverdale email address and passphrase
  4. If you have signed into with your Riverdale email address before
    • Click Log in and then click Continue with Google
    • Log in with your Riverdale email address and passphrase
  5. Check your Riverdale email for a confirmation message
    • If you can't find the email, check your Spam or Junk folder
  6. Click on the confirmation link in the email to validate your email address
  7. You now claimed your NYTimes Pass!

Tips and Tricks

You have successfully claimed a Pass when you see the Start Your Access screen.  Now you can enjoy seamless, full access to, and NYT mobile apps from any location, on or off campus, just by logging into your account. You may download NYTimes mobile apps at

HINT: Remain logged into your account to have seamless access to and our mobile apps for the duration of your Pass. Visit to view your Pass expiration timestamp at any time.

Questions? Contact LaShawn Ross at

The Wall Street Journal

Riverdale faculty and students can access The Wall Street Journal for themselves and their classes at Riverdale. If you want online access to The Wall Street Journal, contact LaShawn Ross at to configure access for you and your classes.