The event is scheduled for October 24 in Los Angeles.
The bout announcement was recently made public through Bader’s Twitter account.
Bader will be looking to remain undefeated during his fighting career. He has compiled a 2-0 record during his time spent with the UFC following the show with a finale win over Vinny Magalhaes and a decision victory over Carmello Marrero.
Schafer is also coming of back to back victories in the octagon with recent victories over Houston Alexander and Antonio Mendes on his resume.
With both men coming off of consecutive wins in the UFC, the winner of this bout will emerge as a clear cut contender at 205 pounds.