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William Paterson University of New Jersey Admissions

William Paterson admissions is not selective with an acceptance rate of 93%. Students that get into William Paterson have an average SAT score between 890-1090 or an average ACT score of 16-23. The regular admissions application deadline for William Paterson is rolling.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
93%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
11,375
SAT Range
890-1090
SAT Reading
450-550
SAT Math
440-540
Students Submitting SAT
95%
ACT Range
16-23
ACT English
15-23
ACT Math
16-23
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
9%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$50
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Recommended
Poll
71%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.28 responses
Poll
71%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.28 responses