Institutional scholarships: scholarships awarded by the admissions department.
Academic department scholarships and awards: Awards offered annually through select academic departments.
Foundation scholarships: Awards made possible by donors to the William Paterson University Foundation.
Direct Loan Policy Change!
This year we will introduce ACTIVE ACCEPTANCE of Federal Direct Stafford Loans. This means that students MUST sign into WP Connect to ACCEPT their Federal Direct Student Loans. You will be presented with 3 options:
1. Accept Full Awards, 2. Decline Awards, or 3. Accept Partial Awards. Click here for more informaiton.
Fall 2014 Financial Aid Bookstore Deferment
Open: Click here to apply
*Deadline: October 2nd, 2014*
Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal Guidelines
Fall 2014: CLOSED
Unemployment Waiver Program
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Apply for Aid
Eligibility requirements for Direct Unsubsidized Stafford loans are that you must be enrolled at least half-time in graduate courses to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds. Undergraduate courses will not be covered by federal financial aid funds.