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Colleges / Monmouth University

Monmouth University

West Long Branch, NJ 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate91%

About Monmouth University

Monmouth University is a private, nonprofit university in the suburb of West Long Branch, New Jersey. Monmouth University was founded in 1933. The college enrolls around 5,027 students per year, including 3,811 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Monmouth University

It is moderately difficult to get into Monmouth University. In 2022, Monmouth University accepted 91% of applicants. In 2022, 7,216 out of 7,937 total applicants were accepted.

Monmouth University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 91%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 79%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 87%
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 87%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 23%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Monmouth University is located in the town of West Long Branch, New Jersey, in the suburbs of New York City and Philadelphia.

If you would like 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

1110 - 1300


Math SAT Range

550 - 640


Reading SAT Range

560 - 660

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1300 and Above


1110 to 1300


1110 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Monmouth University students is 1184. Applicants with SAT scores of 1300 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Monmouth University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1110 to 1300 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1110 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 5,027 students enrolled at Monmouth University, including 3,811 undergraduate students and 1,216 graduate students. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 78% percent are from NJ and 22% percent of students are from other states.


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