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

Located on the Vide Boutielle Highway, Monroe College’s St. Lucia campus offers a practical education designed to give students a competitive edge in the workplace.

  • Welcome to Monroe!

    Applying to college can be overwhelming, but don't worry, take a deep breath; we are here to help! We have created this one page overview to help you navigate our admissions process easily. Below you can find all the information you need to complete your admissions process correctly and on time. If you need to speak to someone in person, please contact Zach Young, Director of Admissions for High School seniors, so he can answer any questions directly.

    Good luck and we look forward to navigating the process with you every step of the way.

    Deadlines

    EVENTDATENOTIFICATION DATE
    Early ActionSaturday, December 15by Tuesday, January 1
    Early Action IIFriday, February 15by March 1
    Regular DecisionFriday, March 15by Wednesday, May 1
    Rolling AdmissionsMonday, April 12 weeks post submission


    Overview of Admissions Process

    Step 1:  Online Application & Personal Essay

    The first step is easy. Apply online with Monroe’s Application for Admission.

    Step 2:  Submit Credentials

    Request transcript from your high school counselor. During the application process, unofficial transcripts are acceptable by email. (Official transcripts are required prior to registration.)

    Step 3: Admissions Interview

    We want to get to know YOU better! You will need to schedule an interview
    with your Admissions Advisor to finalize the admissions process. Your Admissions Advisor’s name and contact information can be found in your personalized application portal.

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    Scheduling a Tour

    There’s no better way to see a college than scheduling a campus tour.

    Live too far away? No problem – take a virtual tour of our Bronx or New Rochelle campuses.

    Upcoming Events

    EVENTDATEREGISTER
    Open HousesSaturday, September 22
    Saturday, October 13
    Sunday, November 18
    Saturday, December 8
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    Early Action I Admissions EventTuesday, November 6Sign Me Up
    School of Nursing Information SessionsSaturday, November 3
    Saturday, December 1
    Saturday, February 2
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    Accepted Student WeekTuesday, February 20 – Friday, February 23Stay Tuned
    Monroe March MadnessFriday, March 23Stay Tuned
    Jump for Joy At Sky ZoneFriday, April 27Stay Tuned
    Commit to Complete WeekSunday, April 22 – Friday, April 27Stay Tuned

    Application Fee

    The undergraduate admissions fee is required of all students. However, Admissions Advisors will make you aware if you are eligible for a specific waiver. Otherwise fees can be processed at submitting payment.

    SAT/ACT

    Monroe College is SAT and ACT optional. Standardized test scores will be taken into consideration for specific academic scholarship and merit-based opportunities.

    Financial Aid

    Many of our students receive some form of financial assistance from merit-based scholarships to government grants and loans. During your admissions interview, a Monroe Admissions Advisor will guide you through the financial aid process. The FAFSA is available as of October 1, 2018. Please review our financial aid information page.

    Scholarships/Scholly

    In addition to federal and state financial aid, Monroe College makes a variety of scholarships available to incoming freshmen. Other great news: we have teamed up with Scholly to help students make their college education more affordable. Scholly is the top mobile app for matching students with qualified scholarships in minutes. All prospective students can access the site through this link for free. The password is "MonroeCollege".

    If you have any questions, please contact Zach Young, Director of High School Admissions at zyoung@monroecollege.edu or 646-393-8551.

    Monroe can’t wait to meet you!