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William Paterson University of New Jersey

Wayne, New Jersey
Hobart Manor credit: Lithium6ion
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Overview
Public
7,499 Undergraduates
76% Admissions Rate
Suburb: Large
Public
Region: Northeast
Size: Small
Doctoral
William Paterson University of New Jersey
300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, New Jersey
7470
(973) 720-2000
www.wpunj.edu
Location

Wayne is a township in Passaic County, New Jersey, United States located less than 20 miles from Midtown Manhattan, and is home to William Paterson University. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township had a total population of 54,717, reflecting an increase of 648 from the 54,069 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 7,044 from the 47,025 counted in the 1990 Census.Wayne was formed as a township by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 12, 1847, from portions of Manchester Township. Totowa was formed from portions of Wayne and Manchester Township on March 15, 1898.Points of interest include Willowbrook Mall, Wayne Towne Center, High Mountain Park Preserve, and Dey Mansion. More from Wikipedia...

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Students
46%

Men

54%

Women

22

Average Age of Entering Students

932

New Transfer Students

Admissions
76%

Acceptance Rate

17%

Enrollment Yield

890-1080

SAT Range

10,791

Applicants in 2016

Costs
$15,530

Typical Cost

$19,654

Out-Of-State (published)

$12,652

In-State (published)

89%

Recieve Financial Aid

90%

Have Loans

$17,750

Median Debt

Academics
14.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

Communication Technologies

Top Major

Athletics
Football Conference:

New Jersey Athletic Conference

Basketball Conference:

New Jersey Athletic Conference

Football Division:

3

Basketball Division:

3

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