William Paterson University of New Jersey
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About Our College
Founded in 1855 and was named after American judge William Paterson, William Paterson is the third-oldest of the nine state colleges and universities in New Jersey. William Paterson offers undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral degrees through its five academic colleges. During the fall 2021 semester, 5,838 undergraduate students and 3,100 graduate students were enrolled.