Accepted Students

Congratulations – you’re #WPAccepted! Stay on track with what to do next with these accepted student resources.
Please note: As of June 23, 2021, William Paterson University will be requiring all students attending classes for Fall 2021 to be fully vaccinated for Covid-19. Please click here to find out additional information about this requirement.

President's Select Grant

For Fall 2021 newly accepted freshmen and transfer students the William Paterson University’s President’s Select Grant awards a $500 credit to the University Bookstore. There is no separate application and the credit will be automatically disbursed on August 15, 2021 upon meeting the following eligibility criteria. Click here to learning more about this grant and the criteria to qualify for it.

Make It Official - Deposit Now

Become a Pioneer officially by placing your $125 non-refundable, non-transferable enrollment deposit today! You can submit your $125 non-refundable enrollment deposit online at or by check to the Undergraduate Admissions Office. If you cannot pay the enrollment deposit because of financial circumstances or due to issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic, please fill out our Enrollment Deposit Waiver Request Form to have the deposit deferred and your enrollment confirmed.

Enrollment Steps

Once you’ve placed your enrollment deposit, be sure to review the rest of your enrollment steps here (including scheduling your placement test, if applicable) to make sure you are on track for an amazing first semester this fall.

Get Social with WP

Get connected and join in on the conversation with your future Pioneer community by joining your class group on Facebook and following WP Admissions on social.

As a bonus – by connecting on social, you’ll stay up to date on all things WP and get your questions answered through our frequent admissions updates, Q & A sessions, and social media takeovers by current students and staff. You’ll also have a chance to win WP swag/prizes.

William Paterson – Class of 2025 Facebook Group
William Paterson Undergraduate Admissions Accounts

Instagram: @wpunj_admission

Twitter: @wpunj_admission

Facebook: WP Admissions

Parents and Family

Choosing a college is a big family decision, and we know questions might arise as your student navigates the admissions process. Here are some of the top resources for family members:

Be sure to also like our WP Admissions Facebook Page so you don’t miss out on important accepted student updates and Q & A sessions with our Admissions team!

Accepted Student Personal Tours

We invite accepted students and their families to receive their own personalized tour of our beautiful campus. Tours are held during the week and will include seeing many of our facilities. As of now, tours do not include seeing a residence hall due to COVID-19 safety measures.

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Questions or need help?
Please do not hesitate to contact our Undergraduate Admissions team at, 973-720-2125, or text us at 973-358-8940