Students who attend one of our open houses or tours will have their $50 application fee waived. Visit William Paterson at an open house, campus tour, group or virtual tour, or one of our decision days which includes an immediate decision night with interview for applicants. Open Houses » Meet the Deans and our student organizations, tour our campus and residence halls on Sunday, October 20 and Saturday, November 16, 2019. Campus Tours » Campus tours are offered on many weekdays during the year. Admissions representatives present an overview of the application process and are available after each tour to answer visitors' questions. Admissions Saturdays » Meet with an admissions counselor, take a campus tour and find out about the application process. Walk In Immediate Decision Days for 2020 applicants » Spring and Fall 2020 Freshman, Transfer, Readmit, Second Degree and Post-Baccalaureate applicants may select a day to participate in an interview and receive an immediate admissions decision. Transfer Decision Days for 2020 applicants » Spring and Fall 2020 Transfer, Readmit, Second Degree and Post-Baccalaureate applicants may select an afternoon to participate in an interview, receive an immediate admissions decision and immediate credit evaluation. Communication Tours » Meet Communication faculty members, see the facilities and campus, and sit in on a live television show. Health and Lab Science Tours » Meet faculty members and see the facilities and campus. Learn more about many of our programs in the College of Science and Health. Financial Aid Workshop » Learn about the financial aid process, merit scholarships, need-based grants and our new Pledge 4 Success program. An optional campus tour is offered before the workshop. BFA Portfolio Workshop » This workshop is for all prospective Art majors considering our Bachelor of Fine Arts program. Meet with faculty about portfolio development and tour our Art facilities on Saturday, November 2. Take our Virtual Tour » Take a virtual tour of the campus. Group Tours » Schools and organizations can arrange for tour of the campus.