Bachelor's Candidates

Application for Graduation

Undergraduate Application

Commencement Ceremony
Friday, May 18, 2018 • 9:00 am
Prudential Center, Newark, NJ
Tickets are NOT required.

Senior Send Off
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 • 7:00 - 10:00 pm
University Commons • Ballrooms 

The Senior Send-Off Celebration is hosted by the William Paterson University Alumni Association for all WP bachelor's candidates graduating in 2018.  Music, dancing, cash bar, refreshments and desserts, photo booths, and pinning ceremony.  Dress to impress!

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Ceremony Instructions


We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app.

To reserve your parking spot for the William Paterson University Commencement, visit the Prudential Center SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.

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