Special Giving Opportunities

The University is currently seeking support for a variety of important initiatives in support of academic excellence and student success.

Commemorative Brick Program

Alumni can leave their mark on campus by purchasing a brick etched with a personal message. Your tax-deductible contribution helps us inspire, educate, and empower William Paterson students.

88 Keys Campaign

This campaign seeks to generate support to replace the 40-year-old Steinway piano currently on stage in Shea Center in support of student success in the music program and continued outstanding public performances


Donor scholarships make a significant difference in the lives of hundreds of deserving William Paterson students each year, providing much-needed financial support that helps focus on their studies and fully participate in the University’s many experiential and extracurricular activities—turning their dreams of earning a college degree into a reality.