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Monroe College

Bronx, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate39%
Acceptance Rate39%

About Monroe College

Monroe College Overview

Monroe College is a private school in an urban setting in Bronx, New York. Monroe College was founded in 1933 and enrolls around 7,343 students a year, which includes 6,445 undergraduates. Monroe College offers housing for students. Most students live in off campus housing.

Student Activities at Monroe College

Interested in music or performing? At Monroe College you can join a campus band

Monroe College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Monroe College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Monroe College on the Student Life page.

2022 Monroe College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 39%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Tuition $15,432

Is Monroe College a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how competitive a school is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better view of what Monroe College offers and if it seems like a good choice for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Monroe College

It is moderately difficult to get into Monroe College. Around 39% of applicants get into Monroe College each year. Out of 3,845 applications received in 2022, 1,505 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Monroe College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It guages how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

72% of Monroe College undergrads graduate within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Monroe College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. Within six months of graduating, 95% of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

Check with Monroe College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Monroe College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Monroe College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Monroe College.

Based on this information, does Monroe College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Monroe College a good school for you?

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Where is Monroe College?

Monroe College is located in the city of Bronx, New York.

If you are interested in seeing Monroe College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 87 to Bronx, or book a flight to the nearest airport, LaGuardia.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Monroe College and Bronx are like without leaving home.

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College Info

2501 Jerome Avenue Bronx, NY 10468

Campus Setting: Urban

Monroe College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Monroe College is Continuous processing.

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

Monroe College ACT Scores

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Monroe College SAT Scores

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Monroe College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$27,656

In State

$27,656

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$14,796
$14,796
Fees
$1,560
$1,560
Housing
$11,300
$11,300
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Monroe College is like? There are approximately 7,343 students enrolled at Monroe College, including 6,445 undergraduate students and 898 graduate students. 62% percent of students attend school full-time.

62%

Full Time

38%

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

7,343

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

39%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$16,356

Out-of-State

$16,356

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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