Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.
Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.
The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.
Monroe's Queens Extension Site is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.
A Veteran-Friendly College
Monroe College has always been a welcoming, supportive community dedicated to the success of every individual, regardless of background. It is this compassionate, caring atmosphere that perfectly suits the returning veteran. As a result, Monroe College now has one of the largest veteran populations of any college in the New York area.
At Monroe, there is a fully staffed Office of Veterans Affairs. It includes Military Benefits Specialists, Veterans Admission Counselors and a Director of Military and Veterans Affairs. They have been there, done that, and they will make the admissions and financial aid process easy. Plus, they will help you understand the benefits that you have earned as well as any new regulations.
We start by waiving the admissions fee for all veterans, but there are many other reasons that make Monroe an ideal place to pursue your educational goals as you’ll see below.
A Real-World Education
Since its founding in 1933, Monroe College has emphasized real-world understanding as a key element of a student's academic journey. Monroe combines innovative academics with a signature internship program, experiential learning and even a study abroad program. Our faculty are often working professionals in the areas in which they teach. This unique learning environment provides students with an education like no other. The incorporation of course work and real-world experience develops students' critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills while introducing them to new perspectives. As a result, graduates are better prepared for the success in their careers and ultimately, in life.
No Out-of-Pocket Expenses for Most VeteransThe GI Bill may make it possible for you to attend Monroe College for free. No tuition, no fees, no book costs, no housing costs.
And Monroe College is uniquely positioned to help you take the fullest advantage of this remarkable opportunity. Because our 3-semester-per-year schedule not only allows you to receive your degree faster, it allows you to receive housing benefits year round.
(Monroe Online students may receive a reduced housing allowance based on VA eligibility and rules associated withonline studies.)