William Paterson University of NJ

William Paterson University of NJ

A leading public University with nearly 11,500 students, William Paterson offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs through its five academic colleges: Arts and Communication, Cotsakos College of Business, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, and Science and Health. Founded in the city of Paterson in 1855, William Paterson is the second oldest of the nine state colleges and universities in New Jersey.

Campus Visits

  • Students who visit the University for one of our Fall Open Houses will have their $50 application fee waived.  These are held on Sunday, October 8 and Sunday, November 12, 2017.
  • Click here for a wide range of additional visit opportunities.

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