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A beautiful 370 acre wooded campus in suburban Wayne, New Jersey.
Sophisticated science programs offer students state-of-the-art instrumentation
If you have the will to succeed, William Paterson University can give you the power to achieve.
Small classes offer students the opportunity to work closely with their professors
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.
Think of our professors as Olympic Gold Medalists in Academics.
You’ll find your guru at WP.
Our sports programs add Pioneer pride to the campus community.
Thousands of scholarships available. Invaluable education. Great value.
Small can make a big difference.
Undergrads wrap their arms around the real world in state-of-the-art labs, classrooms and studios.
4 years of guaranteed housing. We’ve got a room with your name on it.
7,209 hours of community service in one year. Our students give back, big time.
Our campus is a vibrant community, set on 370 wooded suburban acres.
You can almost bite the Big Apple from here.
From intramurals or club sports to intercollegiate athletics, the WP community offers something for everyone.
80,000 square feet of classrooms and labs in our newest building.
From China to England to India... grab your passport and learn about the world.
Go Greek. Get social. Soak up some culture. Find your club or start one.
Get a little face time with your future employers.
Our 70,000 alumni are living proof that our students achieve greatness—on campus and out in the world.
Thanks to our smaller class sizes, I’ve had great relationships with my professors. Not only can I have one-on-one conversations with them about classwork, but they also give me advice about how to network and pursue my professional goals. You’re not just a student ID number here, you’re a person. Our professors take care to know what we’re doing and how we’re feeling.
Jackeline Reyes, '18
Criminal justice and psychology
Latest Novel Co-Authored by English Professor Marina Budhos is Finalist for YALSA Award, Makes Eight ‘Best of 2017’ Lists
Student-Faculty Research Team Finds Spider Indigenous to Central Europe on the William Paterson Campus