Applying to William Paterson University

Our freshman application deadline has passed and the applications are closed. Please follow instructions at the link provided to contact us.  

Our Transfer, Readmit, Second Degree and Non-Degree/Visiting application deadline has passed and the applications are closed.  Please follow instructions at the link provided to contact us.

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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