Welcome to Financial Aid!

Have you completed your 2017-18 FAFSA yet?



Student Success Scholarship - Earn a $1000 Scholarship for Completing Your First Year with 30 Credits and a 3.0 GPA

Institutional scholarships: scholarships awarded by the admissions department.

Academic department scholarships and awards: Awards offered annually through select academic departments.

Foundation scholarships: Awards made possible by donors to the William Paterson University Foundation.

Scholarship Brunch - Financial Aid presentation for students and families 


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Apply for Summer Financial Aid
Must be registered at least half time
6 credits for undergraduate or 5 credits for graduate students
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Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal Guidelines
Click here for more Information on the appeal process 
Spring 2017 - Appeal deadline is December 15, 2016

Unemployment Waiver Program
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Apply for Aid
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Graduate Students

Eligibility requirements for Direct Unsubsidized Stafford loans are that you must be enrolled at least half-time (5 credits) in graduate courses to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds.  Undergraduate courses will not be covered by federal financial aid funds.

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