Payment Options

Cash: In Person Payments can be made at Student Enrollment Services (SES), located in Morrison Hall (Entry 2 from Pompton Road).

Check / Money Order:  Mail check or money order to:

William Paterson University
PO Box 60051
Newark, NJ 07101-8054

Please include your Banner ID number (855#) on all check and money orders. If you are mailing your payment, you must allow sufficient time for your payment to be received prior to the payment due date.

You can also pay in-person at the SES by check or money order. 

Please refer to the information below regarding the mailing address for Outside Scholarship checks.


Internet Check Payment ("e-check"): You can pay your bill by e-check directly on-line through WPConnect. Once you login, go to the Billing and Payments section and click on "Make a payment".  E-check payments can only be used with personal checking and savings accounts. Users can not use commercial or home equity loan accounts (HELOC) through E-Check. There is no user fee charged for payments by e-check.


Internet Credit Cards: You can pay your bill by MasterCard, Visa, American Express or Discover directly on-line through WPConnect.  Once you login, go to the Billing and Payments section and click on "Make a payment". The cardholder will be charged a convenience fee of 2.95%.  

Tuition Installment Plan (TIP):  The University offers an interest free installment payment plan starting for the Fall/Spring and Summer terms. Enrollment is quick and easy for students and authorized users.  For more information or to enroll in TIP, please view our Payment Plan page .


Outside scholarship check: If you are a recipient of an outside scholarship made payable to WPU, please mail directly to WPU, P.O. Box 913, Wayne, NJ 07474-0913.  Please include your Student ID number (855#) on the check.