Admission, Monmouth University, 400 Cedar AvenueWest Long Branch, NJ 07764-1898 732-571-3456
About Monmouth University (NJ)
  • Year of Foundation 1933
  • Size of Campus 156 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,555
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 58%, 42%, 12%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 25,728
  • Room and Board $9,936
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 4,633
Monmouth was founded in 1933 to provide opportunity for higher education to area high school graduates who, in those Depression-era days, could not afford to go away to college. It was a two-year institution, holding classes only in the evening. Monmouth continues to build upon its achievements by providing dynamic, first-tier, personalized education that empowers students to reach their full potential as leaders and make significant contributions to their community and society. The University has been steadfast in its ongoing transformation as a first-choice destination school by progressively raising admission criteria for incoming students and enhancing the quality of its academic programs.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members 8%
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of frats 8
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Catholic Center at Monmouth University, Christian Ambassadors, Hillel
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus football games, basketball games, Homecoming, Ebony Night, Winter Ball, Spring Fest, Fall Fest, concerts, comedians, The Big Event, trips to Broadway plays
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Chinese Association of Monmouth University, International Club, Latin American Student Organization, African/American Student Union, National Council of Negro Women
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 9%
  • Number of students in fraternities 8
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Delta Mu, Alpha Epsilon Rho, Alpha Phi Sigma, Alpha Psi Omega, Beta Beta Beta, Gamma Signa Alpha, Kappa Delta Pi, Lambda Alpha, Lambda Sigma Tau, Omicron Delta Kappa, Order of Omega, Phi Alpha Delta, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Delta Kappa, Phi Eta Sigma, P
  • Number of sororities 6
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Distance to nearest airport Newark, NJ (40), Philadelphia, PA (75)
  • Distance to nearest train train from Long Branch, NJ to Newark NJ (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus bus from Long Branch, NJ to New York, NY (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 3%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 15
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (83%), apartment for single students (15%), other housing options (2%)
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 90%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 57%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 93%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 25%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 15%
  • Number of students using college housing 42%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 3,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 122
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,528
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities The library is a selective depository for publications of the United States government and houses a special collection of material pertaining to the State of New Jersey. The personal book collection of Lewis Mumford (1895-1990), a prominent American archi
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 248,000
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums multi-media communications center with TV & radio stations, sculpture garden, art gallery, theatre
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 22,500
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 4
  • Computer Courses Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 8%
  • Employed Students after 1 year 90%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick)
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs PriceWaterhouse Coopers, Commerce Bank, Enterprise Rent a Car, KPMG, Fort Monmouth
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,549
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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