RSVP for Spring
Orientation Here


Welcome Pioneer Families and Caregivers!  You are a critical member of the Pioneer community as you support your student through the transition into William Paterson University. Families/Guests are invited to participate in this Orientation experience designed for you!  You will hear presentations from many offices including Academic Development, Counseling, Health & Wellness, and Hospitality Services.  We will provide many opportunities to answer your questions and provide you with the information needed to help with your student's transition to WP.     

Please have the student follow the RSVP box to register for the parents, families and caregivers orientation which are now open and include contact information and email. If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at 973-720-6206 or

Recorded Video Presentations

  • Accessibility Resource Center (ARC)

    Learn how the Accessibility Resource Center provides accommodations for students with documented disabilities.

  • Career Development Center

    Discover how the Career Development Center can assist your student through career counseling/coaching, campus recruiting opportunities for internships and job opportunities, and our professional mentoring program—the Pesce Family Mentoring Institute for students.

  • Cheng Library

    Get an overview of the many great resources and services provided by the Cheng Library!

  • Counseling, Health & Wellness Center (CHW)

    Learn about the services available through the Counseling, Health, and Wellness Center—your campus resource for comprehensive, accessible, and affordable healthcare delivered conveniently to you.

  • Hospitality Services

    Hospitality Services is your guide to University ID cards, meal plans, Pioneer Express, campus dining, entertainment, and more!