Application Requirements and Deadlines Your Application Checklist High school transcript Your official SAT or ACT scores sent electronically to William Paterson University from the College Board or the American College Testing Program Portfolio review for BFA Art applicants or Decision Desk application for music applicants $50 application fee Your Application Dates Fall December 1 - Priority Nursing consideration February 1 - Merit Scholarship consideration March 1 - University Honors College consideration June 1* - Regular Spring December 1 Freshman decisions are processed on a Rolling Admissions basis. In order to maintain quality programs and student services, the University will adhere to the printed deadlines. Your application and all supporting official transcripts/documents must be received by the deadlines above. Failure to submit complete, official records of all AP/prior college coursework and high school transcripts will result in a delay in the application review process. Applications and all supporting documents must be received by the Undergraduate Admissions Office by stated deadlines to ensure that a decision can be rendered for the desired term. *Students with extenuating circumstances after the stated deadlines should contact the Admissions Office directly at 973-720-2646 or Admissions@wpunj.edu and speak with an admissions counselor.