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Explore our beautiful 370 acre wooded campus in suburban Wayne, New Jersey.


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WP students spend an “Alternative Spring Break” serving, learning, and revitalizing Newark’s Camp Linwood MacDonald


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Governor Murphy, Governor Kean, and President Helldobler at a roundtable discussion on campus highlighting the 50th anniversary of EOF.


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Experience is a powerful teacher. Learn from outstanding faculty who are experts in their fields.


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Explore our vibrant campus community.


Our greatest strength is helping you find yours

At William Paterson University, we continuously empower our students to achieve the goals
they set for themselves. Here are some of the ways we help our students succeed.

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Think of our professors as Olympic Gold Medalists in Academics.

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You’ll find your guru at WP.

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Our sports programs add Pioneer pride to the campus community.

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Thousands of scholarships available. Invaluable education. Great value.

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Small can make a big difference.

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Undergrads wrap their arms around the real world in state-of-the-art labs, classrooms and studios.

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4 years of guaranteed housing. We’ve got a room with your name on it.

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7,209 hours of community service in one year. Our students give back, big time.

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Our campus is a vibrant community, set on 370 wooded suburban acres.

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You can almost bite the Big Apple from here.

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From intramurals or club sports to intercollegiate athletics, the WP community offers something for everyone.

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80,000 square feet of classrooms and labs in our newest building.

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From China to England to India... grab your passport and learn about the world.

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Go Greek. Get social. Soak up some culture. Find your club or start one.

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Get a little face time with your future employers.

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Our 70,000 alumni are living proof that our students achieve greatness—on campus and out in the world.

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Experience Academic Excellence


The Cotsakos College of Business has provided me with numerous opportunities. Its challenging courses are centered on real-world knowledge that I applied to internships in tax and wealth management, and I will be prepared to begin working on my professional licensure promptly after graduation. Outside of class, I have taken advantage of campus career fairs and resume building workshops, and participated in the University’s sales triathlon. I am thankful for these experiences and the memories I’ve made.

Schoenstani V. Gil ’19
Accounting and financial planning

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