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Colleges / Monmouth University

Monmouth University

West Long Branch, NJ 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate84%
Acceptance Rate84%

About Monmouth University

Monmouth University is a private, nonprofit school in the suburb of West Long Branch, New Jersey. Monmouth University was founded in 1933. The college currently enrolls around 5,436 students a year, including 4,080 undergrad students.

Monmouth University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Monmouth University. In 2022, Monmouth University accepted 84% of applicants. In 2022, 6,857 out of 8,208 total applicants were accepted.

Monmouth University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 84%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 63%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 87%
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 87%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 28%

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Monmouth University is locatedin the town of West Long Branch, New Jersey, near the city of New York City and Philadelphia.

If you want to see Monmouth University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Garden State Parkway to West Long Branch, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Newark Liberty International.

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College Info

400 Cedar Avenue West Long Branch, NJ 07764-1898

Campus Setting: Suburban

Monmouth University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Mar 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Monmouth University is Mar 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Monmouth University is Jul 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Monmouth University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1080 - 1230


Math SAT Range

530 - 620


Reading SAT Range

540 - 630

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1230 and Above


1080 to 1230


1080 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Monmouth University students is 1164. Applicants with SAT scores of 1230 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Monmouth University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1080 to 1230 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1080 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Monmouth University.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Monmouth University is like? There are approximately 5,436 students enrolled at Monmouth University, including 4,080 undergraduate students and 1,356 graduate students. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 79% percent are from NJ and 21% percent of students are from other states.


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