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William Paterson University of New Jersey Scholarships

300 Pompton Rd Tuition In/Out-State: $7,197 / $14,597 Total Fall Enrollment: 11,339
Wayne , NJ 07470 Books and Supplies: $1,600 Applicants Admitted: 62%
(973) 720-2000 On-campus Room and Board: $11,420 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 84%
http://www.wpunj.edu Undergraduate Application Fee: $50 Receiving Institutional Aid: 52% , $3,090 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey General Information

    Will I get in?
    Address 300 Pompton Rd, Wayne, NJ 07470
    Phone Number (973) 720-2000
    Web Address http://www.wpunj.edu
    Mission Statement -
    Type of School Four or more years, Public
    Religious affiliation None
    Highest degree offered Doctor's degree - professional practice
    Calendar Semester
    Setting Large suburb
    Distance learning opportunities Yes

    William Paterson University of New Jersey Size

    Total enrollment 11,339
    Enrolled full time 8,643
    Enrolled part time 2,696

    William Paterson University of New Jersey Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 3,919
    Women enrolled full time 4,724
    American Indian/Alaskan Native -
    Asian/Pacific Islander -
    Black/Non-Hispanic -
    Hispanic -
    White/Non-Hispanic -
    Non-Resident Alien 1%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 10%
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $50
    Applied 6,924
    Admitted 4,278
    Enrolled 1,397
    Admitted % 62%

    William Paterson University of New Jersey Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Recommended
    Completion of college preparatory program Required
    Recommendations Recommended
    Formal demonstration of competencies Required

    William Paterson University of New Jersey Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 98%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 440
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 550
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 460
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 550
    Students submitting ACT 0%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score -
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score -
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $7,197
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $14,597
    Books and Supplies $1,600
    On-campus room and board $11,420
    Off-campus room and board $10,800

    William Paterson University of New Jersey Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 84%
    Receiving Federal Grants 40% , $5,151 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 52% , $3,090 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 68% , $6,944 on average
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies Bachelor Master
    African-American/Black Studies 3 0
    Asian Studies/Civilization 2 0
    Women's Studies 9 0
    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Bachelor Master
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 47 6
    Biotechnology 6 5
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Bachelor Master
    Accounting 96 0
    Business Administration and Management, General 252 44
    Selling Skills and Sales Operations 10 0
    Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs Bachelor Master
    Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 187 0
    Mass Communication/Media Studies 0 2
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Bachelor Master
    Computer and Information Sciences, General 15 0
    Education Bachelor Master
    Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services 0 36
    Early Childhood Education and Teaching 30 0
    Education, General 0 39
    Educational Leadership and Administration, General 0 8
    Elementary Education and Teaching 78 22
    Physical Education Teaching and Coaching 53 0
    Reading Teacher Education 0 11
    Special Education and Teaching, General 0 16
    Teacher Education, Multiple Levels 0 1
    English Language and Literature/Letters Bachelor Master
    English Language and Literature, General 87 12
    Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor Master
    French Language and Literature 1 0
    Spanish Language and Literature 15 0
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Bachelor Master
    Athletic Training/Trainer 8 0
    Communication Disorders, General 1 19
    Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling 9 0
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General 15 0
    Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 88 12
    History Bachelor Master
    History, General 47 6
    Mathematics and Statistics Bachelor Master
    Mathematics, General 20 0
    Natural Resources and Conservation Bachelor Master
    Environmental Studies 4 0
    Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Bachelor Master
    Kinesiology and Exercise Science 16 0
    Philosophy and Religious Studies Bachelor Master
    Philosophy 9 0
    Physical Sciences Bachelor Master
    Chemistry, General 8 0
    Geology/Earth Science, General 1 0
    Psychology Bachelor Master
    Clinical Psychology 0 17
    Psychology, General 146 0
    Social Sciences Bachelor Master
    Anthropology 5 0
    Economics, General 4 0
    Geography 5 0
    Political Science and Government, General 26 5
    Sociology 154 2
    Visual and Performing Arts Bachelor Master
    Art/Art Studies, General 56 9
    Music Performance, General 21 0
    Music, General 5 15
  • William Paterson University of New Jersey Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline May 1
    Priority application deadline April 1
    Fall application deadline May 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due May 1
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by October 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit June 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline April 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline December 1
    College will notify student of early action by January 15

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline April 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date June 1
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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    William Paterson University of New JerseyNames and Abbreviations

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Merit Aid

Merit Scholarships Available Amount freshman freshmanF returning returningR transfer transferT graduate graduateG
$1,000 y y
$1,000 y
$300 R n n n
- y y
$300 R n n n
- R
$2,000 R n n n
$1,750 y n n n
$1,000 y
$2,000 - $2,500 y
$1,000 y
$1,000
$500 y
$1,500 y
$300
$1,000
$5,000
$1,000
$325 y R n
$3,500
$300
$400
$1,000
$1,000
$2,000
$1,050 y
$1,500
$300
$375
$1,600
$425 y
$1,000
$5,000
$1,000
$300
$2,000 - $3,000 y
$1,000
$500 y
$2,000 y
$550
$1,500 - $2,500 y
$1,000 y
$300 y
$300 y
$1,000 y
$2,000 y
$2,000
$300 y
$400 y
$9,000 y
$500 R
$1,500 - $2,500
-
$750 y
$5,000
$1,000
$5,000 y
$2,500
$1,000
$2,000 y
$2,000 - $2,500 y
$1,000 y
$1,000
$1,000 y
$1,000 y
$300 y
$1,000 y
-
$150 - $400
$300 y
$1,000
-
$1,000 y
$1,000 y
$400 y
-
$1,500 y
$550
$1,000
$500 - $1,000 y
$2,000 y
$2,000 y
$900 y
$1,000 y
$1,000
$300 y
$500 y
$700 y
$1,000
$1,000 R
$1,000
$1,000 y
$450
$200 y
$700 y
$2,000 - $3,000
- y
$400 y
$2,000 y
$1,000 y
$3,000 - $7,000
$500
$5,000 y
$2,000 R
$225
$1,000
$500 y n
$1,000 y
$1,000
$400 n R n
$1,500 n y n
$5,000 n y
$500 n y n
$1,000 n y n
$500 n R n
$1,000 n y n
$1,266 n n n R
$1,000 n y
$1,000 n y n
$300 n n n R
$5,000 n y n
$5,000 n y n
$1,000 n y
- N N Y N
$1,000 n y
$1,000 n n n R
$1,500 n R n
$1,000 n y n
$3,000 - $4,000 N N Y N
$1,000 n y n
$1,000 n y n
$300 n y n
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