Pioneer Pantry

The Pioneer Pantry is a resource for non-perishable items and basic toiletries for currently enrolled William Paterson Students.  The pantry is a collaboration between the Student Government Association (SGA) and the division of Student Development, with a generous donation from SGA funds. 

The Pioneer Pantry, located in the University Commons, Room 335, will be available to currently enrolled students during the following dates and times:


July 9

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm


July 19

11:00 pm - 2:00 pm


July 30

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


August 7

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


August 16

10:00 am - 1:00 pm


August 22

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Students need to bring their William Paterson University ID cards with them to demonstrate current enrollment, in order to access the pantry.    The types of non-perishable food items that will be available in the Pioneer Pantry are breakfast cereal, oatmeal, granola bars, rice, pasta, canned fruit, vegetables, and beans, soup, tuna, peanut butter, etc. 

Please feel free to contact Dr. Glen Sherman, Associate Vice President and Dean of Students, if you have any questions, or need additional information. (email: phone: (973) 720-2761)