William Paterson University of New Jersey (WPUNJ)

Wayne, NJ

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William Paterson University of New Jersey

William Paterson University of New Jersey

William Paterson University of New Jersey Student Essentials

William Paterson University of New Jersey Student Essentials
Region: Mid-Atlantic
Setting: Large Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Pioneers
Website: www.wpunj.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Highly Selective
In-State Tuition: $11,694
Out-of-State Tuition: $19,094
Retention Rate: 77%
Enrollment: 13,801
Year Established: 1855

About WPUNJ

William Paterson University of New Jersey (WPUNJ) offers students challenging academics and a diverse college community.

Located in the Jersey suburbs, WPUNJ is a larger school with an active college life. With dozens of fraternities and sororities, recreational programs, social events, and student-run clubs, there are many opportunities for students to keep busy and meet new people on and off campus.

Tuition to WPUNJ is discounted for residents of the state, and financial aid is awarded to those who qualify and are looking for educational assistance. Some of the options for financial aid are: federal loans, state grants, student employment, university scholarships, and more.

From undergraduate to graduate studies, there is a wealth of degree programs available at WPUNJ. These include Business Administration, Computer Science, Music Education, Nursing and Veterinary Medicine.

Special offerings at the school include:

  • Community outreach
  • Honors program
  • Internships
  • Study abroad
  • Summer workshops for teachers
  • Youth programs

Those who are ready to submit their applications for admissions to WPUNJ can do so by filling out an enrollment application and submitting proof of certain prerequisites and test scores (ACT or SAT). In addition, all applicants must pay a non-refundable application fee, except for those who are applying for readmission.

WPUNJ Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave William Paterson University of New Jersey 4 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Alumnus - Grad Year 2010

Overall Rating

The best aspect of college life at William Paterson University is its rich familial culture among faculty and students, where help and support is always available and accommodating. Freshman seminar, which is a MUST, is the blueprint of campus-life at WPU!


WPUNJ Map & Location

William Paterson University of New Jersey
300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, NJ 07470


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Getting Around WPUNJ

Walkability

Good walkability. We think you’ll enjoy walking in this area.

6/10
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Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Wayne, NJ

Winter
Dec
43
25
Jan
38
19
Feb
41
22
Spring
Mar
50
30
Apr
62
40
May
72
50
Summer
Jun
81
60
Jul
86
65
Aug
84
63
Fall
Sep
76
55
Oct
64
42
Nov
54
34

WPUNJ Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students 11,876
Freshman Class 1,543
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students) 13,801

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 21%
  • African American: 14%
  • Caucasian: 50%
  • Asian: 6%
  • Unknown and Other: 9%
Latino 21%
African American 14%
Caucasian 50%
Asian 6%
Unknown and Other 9%

Undergraduate 86%
Graduate 14%
Full-Time 79%
Part-Time 21%
Women 52%
Men 48%
International 1%
Domestic 99%

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William Paterson University of New Jersey

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