Applying to William Paterson University

All online applications for Fall 2014 have closed.  Click on your application type for deadlines for FreshmanTransfer, Readmit and Second Degree Students
Non-Degree/Visiting Students.

Students have two choices of online applications, the Common Application and the WP Application.  Both require the same information to apply and $50 application fee.

Please note that WPUNJ's Fall 2014 Freshman application deadline of July 15 has passed.

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 Please note that WPUNJ's Fall 2014 Transfer, Readmit, Second Degree and Non-Degree/Visiting application deadline of July 28 has passed.

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Please note that WPUNJ's Common Application Deadline of June 2 for all applicants
has passed.

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Application Instructions

  • Click on your application type for deadlines for Freshman, Transfer, Readmit and Second Degree Students, and Non-Degree/Visiting Students.
  • The application fee is $50 and will be requested after submission of your application.  Note that application fees are waived for students who attend an official visit to the University.
  • Applicants will receive email communication after application submission.  One will be your Official Application Acknowledgement, which will contain your WP Student ID number.  It will also contain instructions on how to check your application status and submit your documentation.

For students who wish to submit a paper application, click on the link below for the document you wish to download and print.

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