Student Success Scholarship - Earn a $1000 Scholarship for Completing Your First Year with 30 Credits and a 3.0 GPA

Institutional scholarships: scholarships awarded by the admissions department.

Academic department scholarships and awards: Awards offered annually through select academic departments.

Foundation scholarships: Awards made possible by donors to the William Paterson University Foundation.


Fall 2015 Bookstore Deferment!


Deadline: September 23rd, 2015



Financial Aid Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal Guidelines

Information on appealing
Appeal Deadlines:
Fall 2015 - CLOSED 
Spring 2016 - December 15th, 2015 

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Graduate Students

Eligibility requirements for Direct Unsubsidized Stafford loans are that you must be enrolled at least half-time (5 credits) in graduate courses to be eligible for Direct Loan Program funds.  Undergraduate courses will not be covered by federal financial aid funds.