New Student Programs

We Are Here for You!

New Student Programs (NSP) works in collaboration with the Gloria S. Williams Advisement Center in the delivery of our Will. Power. Program. Supporting our first-year students as they transition to higher education expectations at William Paterson University. Through the Peer Leader Program, upperclassmen work in partnership with Will. Power. facilitators who also serve as students' academic advisors. Peers assist first-year students in the Will. Power. 101 classroom and one-on-one to help them acclimate and seamlessly transition to our WP community. NSP supports our first-year students by creating transitional programming and enrichment activities to encourage, highlight and foster our high achieving students, which contribute to student engagement and intergrating students academically and socially to the University. In addition, NSP provides comprehensive resources, success tips, and information to first-year students and partner with various University departments in our students' transitional processes.

Location and Hours
Student Center, Suite 301

Fall/Spring Hours
Mon-Fri: 8:30AM-4:30PM

Summer Hours
Mon-Thurs: 8:00AM-5:15PM