Bronx

Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.

New Rochelle

Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.

St. Lucia

The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.

Queens

Monroe's Queens Extension Site is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.

  • Monroe Grants

    Monroe College offers grants for incoming freshmen, continuing students, online students, graduate students and corporate partners.

  • Adult Learning Grant (ADLG) (only for incoming freshmen students)

    May be awarded to students who have graduated from high school prior to the current year by the appropriate campus administrator in the Freshmen Financial Aid Office based on the availability of funds.

    The grant will be for three consecutive semesters based on students maintaining good academic standing and continuous enrollment. The grant will be prorated for students attending the Early Start Program. 

    Campus Grant (CGR)

    Amounts vary and are awarded on a case by case basis. 

    Specific CGR Grants may be awarded to students by the appropriate college administrator based on unanticipated changes to the student's financial aid package or other financial circumstances.

    These may be awarded to continuing students and freshmen on a case by case basis. The award may also be granted to students who serve as Resident Assistants. In such cases, the amount is determined by the appropriate NR Financial Aid Administrator in conjunction with Residence Life. The grant will be prorated for students attending the Early Start Program.

    Caribbean Government Supplemental Award (CGSA)

    Amount of award is dictated by the terms of the articulation agreement and are usually matched by the sponsoring ministries.

    Awarded to accepted international students from sponsoring governments that have entered into an articulation agreement with Monroe College. Eligibility is defined by the respective articulation agreement between Monroe College and the student's home country.

    Students must contact the Office of International Admissions for information specific to existing articulation/partnership agreements from their respective country. Awards end upon the completion of the approved undergraduate program or cancellation of the articulation agreement. Students must maintain good academic standing and continuous enrollment.

    Dream Grant (DREAM)

    May be awarded to first-time students by the appropriate campus administrator in the Freshmen Financial Aid Office.  to be considered for this award, the student must commit  to a minimum cash payment of $800 each semester as well as the full use of the student's subsidized loan eligibility.  

    The grant will continue through the completion of undergraduate studies and ends upon graduation.  To retain eligibility, students must maintain good academic standing, continuous enrollment  and the fulfillment of the minimum cash payment obligation.  The grant will be prorated if the student begins in the Early Start Program.

    Dream Book Grant (DBG)

    Awarded in conjunction with the Dream Grant to help cover up to $400 towards the cost of books. Students must be receiving the Dream Grant to be eligible for the Dream Book Grant.  The grant will continue up through the completion of undergraduate studies as long as the student continues to receive the Dream Grant, maintains good academic standing and continuous enrollment.

    Early Start Grant (EIG)

     

    May be awarded to freshmen students with an EFC of 0, who are accepted into the Early Start Program and have not been awarded any other grants or scholarships.

    The amount of this grant is determined by the appropriate administrator on each campus. The grant ends upon the completion of the Early Start Program.

    International Student Grant (ISG)

    Awarded to new-to- Monroe undergraduate international F1 matriculated students  who have been nominated by select institutions who have a formalized articulation agreement with Monroe College.  It may also be awarded to US citizens or  permanent residents who reside abroad and commence studies at Monroe College immediately upon entering the United States and are Pell eligible.

    The grant will continue until the completion of undergraduate studies and ends upon graduation.  Students must maintain good academic standing and continuous enrollment.  U.S. citizens or permanent residents who reside abroad must also continue to be Pell eligible.

    Law Enforcement Grant (CJG)

    Up to 50% of direct costs based on each semester's enrollment status.


    May be awarded to full or part-time matriculated students who are active, retired or disabled members of  a uniformed police department as well as correction and court officers. Civilian employees are not eligible for this grant.   Proof of current or former employment will be required.  Recipients must meet all of the undergraduate  requirements and must be accepted by the College.  Please visit  www.monroecollege.edu  for deadline information.

    The grant will continue until the completion of undergraduate studies and ends upon graduation. To retain eligibility, students must maintain good academic standing and continuous enrollment. 

     

    School Public Safety Officers Criminal Justice Grant (PCJG)

    Up to 50% of direct costs based on each semester's enrollment status.

    May be awarded to full or part-time matriculated students who are active or retired School Public Safety Officers. Proof of current employment will be required.  Recipients must meet all of the undergraduate admissions requirements and must be accepted by the College. Please visit  www.monroecollege.edu  for application deadline information.

    The grant will continue until the completion of undergraduate studies and ends upon graduation.  To retain eligibility, students must maintain good academic standing and continuous enrollment,

    Legacy Grant (LEA)

    Awarded to students whose biological or adopted parent(s)  graduated from Monroe College prior to the student's beginning enrollment.

    The LEA is awarded until completion of undergraduate studies and ends upon graduation. To retain eligibility, students must maintain good academic standing and continuous enrollment.  The grant will be prorated if the student begins in the Early Start Program.

    Monroe Tuition Grant (TLC)

    Awarded by the appropriate campus administrator in the Freshmen Financial Aid Office based on the availability of funds.

    The grant will be for three consecutive semesters based on students maintaining good academic standing and continuous enrollment. The grant will be prorated for students attending the Early Start Program.

    Monroe Opportunity Grant (MOG)


    May be awarded to students recruited from specific areas only (New Jersey, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Illinois, Washington, D.C., Maryland, Rhode Island, Florida, Connecticut, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands) or an additional area approved by the appropriate administrator.  Students must be Pell eligible and living in Monroe housing.

    The MOG is awarded per semester until completion of undergraduate studies and ends upon graduation. Continued eligibility is based on students remaining Pell eligible, maintaining good academic standing, continuous enrollment and residence in Monroe housing. The grant will be prorated for students attending the Early Start Program.

    Monroe Partnership Grant (MPG)

    The award may be up to 20% of tuition  for students who are employed by an organization that has a partnership agreement with Monroe College.  Students do not have to be full-time or matriculated and may be incoming freshmen or continuing students.

    Students will be required to present proof of current employment with the participating organization once a year.

    Freshmen should contact the appropriate Admissions Office and continuing students, the appropriate Student Financial Services Office.

    New York Metro Grant (NYM)

    May be awarded to commuter students, who have graduated from high school in the current year and have an Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) up to 1000.

    The grant will continue until the completion of the Associate Degree or 60 credits if the student is directly admitted to a baccalaureate program.  Students must maintain good academic standing and continuous enrollment.  The grant will be prorated for students attending the Early Start Program.

    Online Full-Time Student Grant. (OSG) (Students must be new to the Online program)

    Awarded by the appropriate campus administrator in the Online Freshmen Financial Aid Office. The amount of the award is based on full-time enrollment, the student's financial aid grants and the availability of funds.

    The grant continues until the completion of undergraduate studies and ends upon graduation. To maintain eligibility, students must be full-time, maintain good academic standing and continuous enrollment. The grant will be prorated for students attending the Early Start Program.

    Say Yes to Education Grant (SYES)

    May be awarded to students who are affiliated with the Say Yes to Education program.  Annual family income may not exceed $75,000.

    The SYES grant is awarded until completion of undergraduate studies and ends upon graduation. The grant will cover the balance of tuition and college fee charges after other grants, scholarships, and any gift aid is applied against those charges.  To retain eligibility, students must maintain good academic standing and continuous enrollment.  In addition, the family's annual income must remain below $75,000.  The grant will be prorated if the student begins in the Early Start Program. 

    Graduate Law Enforcement Grant (MCJG)

    Up to 50% of direct costs  based on each semester's enrollment status. The number of grants is limited to 50 students per award year. 

    May be awarded to full or part time matriculated students, who are active,retired or disabled members of a uniformed police department and correction and court officers.  Proof of current or former employment by a uniformed police department will be  required . Civilian employees are not eligible.

    The grant will continue until the completion of graduate studies and ends upon graduation.  To retain eligibility, students must maintain good academic standing and continuous enrollment.