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Students at William Paterson University of New Jersey

About the Students

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 31 responses
  • Ambitous
    42%
  • Determined
    23%
  • Extroverted
    19%
  • Druggie
    13%
  • Outgoing
    3%
Female Undergrads
55%
Male Undergrads
45%
Student Primary Residence
  • In-State
    98%
  • Out-of-State
    2%
  • International
    0%
  • Unknown
    0%
Student Age
  • Under 18
    0%
  • 18-19
    32%
  • 20-21
    32%
  • 22-24
    24%
  • Over 25
    12%
Household Income Levels
  • <$30k
    42%
  • $30k-$48k
    18%
  • $49k-$75k
    15%
  • $76k-$110k
    12%
  • $110k+
    13%

Ethnic Diversity

Poll
71%
of students say the student body is very diverse in ethnic heritage.52 responses
Poll
50%
of students say the student body is very diverse in national origin (international students).52 responses
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    16%
  • Asian
    7%
  • Hispanic
    30%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    1%
  • Multiracial
    3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Unknown
    3%
  • White
    40%

Politics On Campus

Poll
What political party do you associate yourself with?
Based on 26 responses
  • Republican
    4%
  • Democratic
    62%
  • Independent
    8%
  • I don't care about politics
    27%
Poll
How would you best describe the political beliefs of campus as a whole?
Based on 52 responses
  • Progressive/very liberal
    10%
  • Liberal
    29%
  • Moderate
    25%
  • Conservative
    4%
  • Very conservative
    2%
  • Not sure
    31%