Application Deadlines and Procedures

Application Deadlines

Your application and all supporting official transcripts/documents must be received by the deadline dates below.

Fall - August 1 (Nursing applicants see below)
Spring - January 3*

Note: Readmit students will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis after deadline.

* Documents are due in Admissions by Tuesday, January 12 for Spring 2016 admissions consideration. You are urged to submit your documentation as soon as possible. Applicants whose application remains incomplete after the January 12 will have their application moved to the Fall 2016 semester.

The Fall 2016 General Nursing deadline is February 1 for receipt of applications and all required supporting documents. Applications received or completed after February 1 will not be considered for admission; there are no exceptions. Students may re-apply for Fall 2017; the deadline will be February 1, 2017. Students who already hold an RN license may still apply for the BSN program through July 1.

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.

Note: In order to maintain quality programs and student services, the University will adhere to the printed deadlines. Failure to submit complete official records of all prior college coursework will result in a delay in the application review process. Students transferring with less than 12 college-level credit must submit a high school transcript.