Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.
Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.
The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.
Monroe's Queens Extension Center is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.
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Montenegro was still called Yugoslavia when Nermina Kolenovic’s parents left the war torn country to carve out a better life in The Bronx. It wasn’t easy. Jobs had to be found, a new language had to be learned. Nermina and a sibling were born a few years later.
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Located in downtown New Rochelle, a thriving suburban community in Westchester County, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse area that includes small shops and large stores, neighborhood restaurants and chains and the mammoth New Roc City entertainment and shopping complex that contains movie theaters, a skating rink and arcade.
Because the campus lies in an active suburban community with numerous convenient transportation options, Monroe students are able to commute to school. However, the campus also provides residence for over 1,000 students, who dorm in sixteen separate buildings, including Alison Hall, which houses 200 students, and the campus’ newest construction, Gaddy Hall, which provides housing for 300 students. There are six academic buildings on the New Rochelle campus, including a state-of-the-art Culinary Arts Center, which was opened right in the center of the campus in late 2006.
For more than 80 years, Monroe College has dedicated itself to providing career-oriented education and training that maximizes student success. The College provides well-developed support systems both in and out of the classroom, allowing students who are serious about their goals to thrive.
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Monroe's New Rochelle campus academic facilities and residence halls are located in the heart of New Rochelle. In addition to New Rochelle’s many shopping and restaurant options, students, faculty and staff take advantage of the nearby parks and beaches along scenic Long Island Sound. Public transportation is just a short walk from campus and a 30-minute train ride into midtown Manhattan.
Monroe offers certificate, associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs that can help lead students to employment in the most relevant areas for today's global economy. Learn more about the degrees and programs offered on our New Rochelle Campus to find the one that’s right for you.
Located in the downtown area, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus offers a traditional college experience with the convenience of small city living. With several student clubs, a robust student activities department and a thriving athletic program, Monroe’s Mustang Pride resonates throughout the New Rochelle campus. Commuting and housing students alike enjoy attending games at the Monroe Athletic Complex (“the MAC”) and City Field, the home turf for many of Monroe’s athletic teams.
The Monroe Advantage Plan allows students to complete 45 credits in one year. So, in addition to saving money, students shorten the timeline to graduation and can pursue their career sooner. Over 90% of Monroe College students receive some form of financial aid that includes scholarships, grants and need-based aid.
Did you know that over the past five years, Monroe has graduated more than 14,000 students?