My Application Status - Spring 2022

Check Application Status

Using the information provided in your application acknowledgment, you will be able to view whether necessary supporting documents have been received and the status of your admissions decision:

  • If you forgot your WPUNJ Student ID/PIN, click here recover PIN.
  • We receive a very high volume of documents. Please allow two weeks for received items to be posted to your application and viewable through this status check.

See important information below including: deadlines, log-in and application completion instructions, and decision notifications and timeframes.

Upcoming Deadlines

  • Freshman Applicants -  The regular application deadline is January 10, 2022.
  • Transfers, Second Degree and Readmit - The regular application deadline is January 10, 2022.
  • We will consider students post-deadline on a case-by-case basis.

Completing your Application

  • Transcripts and School Reports (recommendations) may be submitted electronically using Naviance/Parchment/Docufide or SENDedu; electronic submission is preferred.  Paper transcripts should be sent to the Undergraduate Admissions Office.
  • Admission to all programs is test-optional.
  • Application Fees:
  • BFA Art majors click here for portfolio review information.
  • Music majors click here for audition information and required SlideRoom Music application.
  • University Honors College click here for additional information and application.

Application Acknowledgements

  • Within two to three business days of submitting your online application, you will be sent an Official Application Acknowledgment email which contains important information. Please read and save this email.

Please note

  • To make any updates or changes (e.g. address, major, etc.) to your submitted application, please email and be sure to include your Student ID and full name.
  • Online decisions are unofficial.  All official decisions - including holds - will be mailed to you with details. Upon review of your letter, please contact us with any questions.

Decision time frames

  • William Paterson University is on rolling admission. Students typically receive admissions decisions approximately two weeks after applications are complete.
  • Spring decision letters began sending in late September.
  • Fall decision letters began sending in late October.
  • If you do not have a decision after the appropriate time, please email and be sure to include your Student ID and full name.

Check Application Status