What's Happening

  • Homecoming 2015 - Tailgating
    Oct 10, 2015 @ 10:30 AM - Oct 10, 2015 @ 3:00 PM

    Fire up the grill and bring your friends! Make sure you check out our tailgating guidelines here.

    Location: Lot 5

  • Homecoming 2015 - Pioneer Strong Celebration
    Oct 10, 2015 @ 11:00 AM - Oct 10, 2015 @ 3:00 PM

    Join us on the Pioneer Midway for a Pioneer Strong Celebration! There will be game booths, prizes, a photo booth, food - cheesesteaks, funnel cakes, and more! - a caricaturist, ziplining, a rock wall, "Touch a Truck," sponsored by the Haledon Fire Department, discount coupons for the WP bookstore, and fun for kids of all ages!

    Click Here for complete information on Homecoming.

    Location: Lot 5

  • "Searching for Life Out There in the Universe"
    Oct 10, 2015 @ 7:30 PM - Oct 10, 2015 @ 9:30 PM

    An exciting lecture and stargazing event. Prof. Jason Kendall will talk about "Searching for Life Out There in the Universe." The event will include a performance by the WP choir of "Up, Up in the Sky," the official Song of the Year of Astronomy, and "Constellation Song." After the public talk, there will be stargazing with the WP Astronomy Club out on the Wightman Football Field. 

    Click Here for complete information on Homecoming. 

    Location: Science East 2064

  • Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Brunch
    Oct 11, 2015 @ 11:30 AM - Oct 11, 2015 @ 2:30 PM

    The newest inductees into the WP Athletic Hall of Fame will be honored, along with family and guests, at this special brunch.

    $27 per person

    William Paterson srtudents and children under 18 - $20 per person

    RSVP prior to Friday, September 25, 2015

    For more information, please call 973.720.2175


    Click Here for complete information on Homecoming.

    Location: University Commons Ballrooms

  • Dare to Pair: A "Mash Up" Event
    Oct 11, 2015 @ 2:00 PM - Oct 11, 2015 @ 4:00 PM

    A mash-up event is when two speakers come together to give a talk or demonstration on seemingly unrelated topics. Audience members are invited to participate in the demonstrations, and to join in a discussion comparing and contrasting the topics at the conclusion of the presentations.

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    Location: South Gallery, Ben Shahn Hall

  • Alumni Executive Council Annual Meeting
    Oct 21, 2015 @ 6:30 PM - Oct 21, 2015 @ 9:00 PM


  • Brighton Asylum
    Oct 28, 2015 @ 8:00 PM - Oct 28, 2015 @ 8:00 PM

    Celebrate the season with a trip to Brighton Asylum!  (2 Brighton Avenue, Passaic, NJ)

    Arrive at 7:40

    $26/per person - Ticket price includes a ticket to the Brighton Asylum and a get-together after your experience at Heart of Athena Bar (25 Grunwald Street, Clifton, NJ). Light bar food is included in the cost of your ticket - drinks are at a cash bar.

    We can only take 40 alumni with us on this spooktacular journey, so get your tickets now! Tickets must be purchased by October 12th, 2015Alumni may bring up to two "non-WP alumni" guests.

    Click here to register!


  • Alumni Jets Game
    Nov 08, 2015 @ 1:00 PM - Nov 08, 2015 @ 2:00 PM

     New York Jets vs. Jacksonville Jaguars

    Meet us in Lot 5 at WP by 9:00 a.m.
    The bus will leave William Paterson for MetLife Stadium at 9:30 a.m.
    We will be setting up for tailgating as soon as we arrive at the stadium - so come prepared for fun!
    The Jets vs. Jaguars game starts at 1:00 p.m.

    Tickets are $97* and include admission to the game with seats in section 315 (concourse, sideline) and round-trip bus transportation from William Paterson University to MetLife Stadium. 

    To buy your tickets for the Jets trip, click here.

    There is a limited amount of tickets available, so place your order now!

    *$5.00 of your ticket purchase is in support of the Fund for WP.

    All ticket sales are final, and ticket costs are non-refundable. 
    Number of guests per alumni is limited to 3.


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