Registration and Payment Information


Registration is limited to six credits or two courses in any one part of term or twelve credits or four courses, whichever is greater, across all terms of the summer session. Students registering for Summer 2019 are requested to adhere to the Registration Timetable.

Registration Procedures for Summer 2019

A priority registration period has been scheduled for current WPUNJ students who wish to register for Summer courses.

• Continuing WPUNJ students may begin registration on March 18.

• Visiting students from other institutions may begin registration on March 18.

Registration for Summer 2019 will be conducted through WPconnect. Summer session will be one term with multiple parts of the term to allow students greater flexibility in scheduling their courses. There are 10 different scheduling options available to students based on the dates that courses begin as well as the length of the session. Once registration is complete, students can review and pay their bill before the due date by going to the Bill Payment section and click on Bill and Payment. 

Please note that e-bills are sent electronically to the students' WPUNJ email account.  The University does not mail paper bills.  Payment due dates are based on the date on which you enrolled.  The payment due dates are listed in the calendar chart on the Summer Session homepage.

If you have any questions regarding visiting student enrollment, please contact:

Undergraduate Admissions

Graduate Admissions


Students should use WPconnect to complete the drop process to drop a course.  In order to drop all of the courses in which they are enrolled, including the last course in which they are enrolled, students will need to send an email from their William Paterson University e-mail account to  These drops will be processed based upon the day and time that they were sent.  This is the ONLY way that students can drop all of their courses for Summer Session. 



E-Bill Statement

Upon registration for class(es), an e-Bill Statement will be generated for the student in the Bill+Payment Center.  To access the e-bill Statement, login to WPconnect and go to the Bill Payment section.  Click on Bill and Payment to view and pay your bill.  For assistance logging in, the student must contact the HELP desk at 973-720-HELP during business hours. Please note that the University does not mail paper bills.

An email notification will automatically be sent to the student at their WPUNJ email address each time an e-bill Statement is generated. The student can authorize a parent or third party direct access to his/her e-bill Statement by using their own unique username and password. Please note that parent/third party access DOES NOT provide access to the student's grades, income or personal information.

Payment Options:

Cash: In person at the Student Enrollment Services (SES) located at Morrison Hall, Entry 2 from Pompton Road.

Check or Money Order: The most convenient way to pay by check is on-line via e-check (see below). You can also mail your payment to WPU, P.O. Box 60051, Newark, NJ 07101-8054 or pay in-person directly at SES. If you are mailing your payment, please allow sufficient mailing time for your payment to be process before your due date.  Please include your Banner ID number (855#) on your check and/or money order. 

To pay by e-check or credit card, the student must login to WPconnect and go to the Bill Payment section.  Click on Bill and Payment and select "Make Payment" from the top menu bar to pay your bill.  

Internet Check Payment ("e-check"):  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-checks.

Internet Credit Cards:  American Express, Discover, MasterCard and VISA. The cardholder will be charged a NON-REFUNDABLE convenience fee of 2.85%. 

Tuition Installment Payment (TIP):   The TIP installment plan will be available for the 2019 Summer Session starting on April 9, 2019.  You can enroll directly on-line via WPConnect.  The plan requires a 50% down payment plus the $25 enrollment fee at the time of enrollment.  The final payment is due on June 24, 2019.  Once you enroll in the TIP plan, you can disregard the payment due date that appears on your billing statement.


Click here to view the Summer 2019 Payment Deadlines

Courses taught online

There is an additional fee of $120.00 per on-line course.

Communication by e-mail

All communications regarding the Summer Sessions, including your summer session bill, will be sent to your WPU email address. You should check your University email account regularly to ensure that you receive communications on a timely basis.