High Mountain East and West

Welcome to High Mountain at WPUNJ!

Welcome residents!  You've arrived at the place for all things High Mountain!

While you're here, you can find events that are happening in High Mountain East and West, as well as any information that you'll need to know to help make your year in High Mountain and at William Paterson University a successful one!

Here To Serve You!

Office Hours

The High Mountain West office is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM and 8:00 - 10:00 PM, and Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 - 10:00 PM.  We are available to assist you with any questions you have regarding facilities or maintenance concerns, retriving packages, and much more!  To contact us via phone call 973-720-5460.

Room Reservations

The High Mountain East Classrooms are spaces that can be reserved for a meeting or event for your club or organization.  If you are interested in reserving a classroom, visit the High Mountain West office or call x5460 for more information.

Overnight Guest Registration

For anyone who is interested in having an overnight guest, a registration form needs to be completed.  You can pick one up at the High Mountain West office, or simply download it here.

Overview of High Mountain East and West

High Mountain East houses our freshmen Honors Program students first and other new freshmen as spaces are available. Earliest submissions of the housing contract/deposit will be offered rooms in this community. 

Our rooms are semi-suite style, air conditioned and are centered around common area lounges. The rooms and lounges are equipped for wireless access, and the building houses two smart classrooms which are used as part of the living/learning experience.

High Mountain West is an upper class facility for students, sophomore through senior. All rooms are semi-suite style, air conditioned, and are centered around common area lounges. Rooms and lounges have wireless access to the Internet. 

There is no special requirement to live in High Mountain West. However, our continuing students have the opportunity to participate in a spring lottery for this community as part of the Room Selection process. Being a popular residential community, assignments fill quickly. Students may contact the Central Residence Life office about wait listing for High Mountain West by calling 973-720-2714 or emailing us athome@wpunj.edu

The buildings are smoke free. No smoking is permitted in suites, hallways, and common areas, and there are smoke detectors and fire prevention sprinklers in every room. Free laundry machines are available to students in each community and vending machines can also be found in the common area on the first floor of each building.

The High Mountain East/West Office is located in High Mountain West G15; phone 973-720-5460.



PAL Availability Schedule

Looking for someone to help you get connected? The Peer Academic Leaders (PALs) are here for you!  Check back in the Fall semester for a detailed schedule of the PALs availability.