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COLLEGE PROFILE

William Paterson University

Wayne, NJ

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $27,766
Out-of-state: $35,442
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $12,244
Out-of-state: $19,920
Room and Board
$10,670
Books and Supplies
$1,600
Other Expenses
$3,252
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan, deferred payment

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mailfinaid@wpunj.edu
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlinePriority deadline April 1
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002625
Free

PROFILE OF 2013-14 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants1,221 (98.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need997 (81.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid962 (96.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met343 (35.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need MetNot reported
Average Award$10,368
Need-Based Gift
Received by 614 (63.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,757
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 779 (81.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,512
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 306 (31.8%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift102 (8.2%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $6,405
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants7,245 (86.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need6,091 (72.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid5,938 (97.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met1,937 (32.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need MetNot reported
Average Award$9,749
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,804 (64.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,592
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,994 (84.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,279
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,311 (22.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift456 (5.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,975
Borrowing
2013 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
77%
Average Indebtedness of
2013 Graduates
$30,081
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
Not reported

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State LoansAvailable
Other Loans 
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, Alumni affiliation scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Not reported
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.12 3.12 519 513 512 20
Low 2.20 2.20 410 390 410 13
High 4.00 4.00 660 640 620 24
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A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Annual Survey of Colleges 2014, copyright © 2014 The College Board. All rights reserved.
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases,
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