Prospective Students


We are delighted that you are interested in graduate studies at William Paterson University! While William Paterson University offers the strengths and outstanding resources of a large university, each student receives the individual attention he or she deserves. In all our departments, distinguished faculty members are working together with talented students. Join us and become a part of our successful graduate community!

As a prospective student, you may have questions about William Paterson University. We want to help you throughout the application process in any way we can. If you have a question, you can contact us:

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Consider this website your one-stop shop for information about applying, enrolling, and joining our graduate community.

Click on the quick links below to get started!

Upcoming Events

MS in Exercise and Sport Studies Open House

04/24/14 05:30 PM - 04/24/14 07:00 PM

Location: Science Hall Complex Room 2063

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College of Education: Graduate Open House

05/29/14 05:00 PM - 05/29/14 07:00 PM

Location: Valley Road Cafe

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MBA Open House

05/29/14 05:00 PM - 05/29/14 07:00 PM

Location: University Commons 171B

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