Bronx

Monroe College's Bronx campus is an ideal urban campus located in the bustling Fordham section.

New Rochelle

Located in downtown New Rochelle, the Monroe College New Rochelle campus is nestled in a diverse, thriving suburban community in Westchester County.

St. Lucia

The scenic Monroe College St. Lucia campus in Barnard Hill Castries on the Caribbean island of St. Lucia combines the best of many worlds.

Queens

Monroe's Queens Extension Center is located in the heart of downtown Flushing, a vibrant and ethnically mixed district of Queens.

  • Bronx Orientation

    Welcome to the Fall 2017 semester at Monroe College. We are delighted that you’re joining us. 

    Your Student Services office is responsible for assisting you on your path towards graduation. Our advisors will provide you with individualized and personalized support, with a special emphasis on the resources and skills you need to reach your academic and career goals. To start you off, we have organized an orientation program with social activities and informational programs to help you get acclimated to the college. Below, you will find schedules for the freshmen, transfer and readmitted students, and graduate students. Please carefully review the schedule that pertains to your program.

    First Year Experience (Freshmen)

    Overnight Camping Trip

    July 29th – 30th or August 26th – 27th  
    10:00 am
    Meet at King Hall 

    Bond with your classmates and your advisors during an overnight camping trip full of fun, team-building experiences. The trip is mandatory, and you may choose and reserve one of the dates listed above. 

    To book your overnight camping trip, please call the Student Activities Office at 
    646-393-8732.

    Early Start Begins

    August 7th 

    The Monroe College Early Start Program is an opportunity for motivated high school students to earn six college credits before the Fall semester begins. These classes, which begin on August 7th and are taught by Monroe College faculty, are courses within your respective major. To register for these classes, contact your Admissions Advisor.  

    Textbook Pickup 

    September 5th – 7th
    King Hall, First Year Experience Office 

    Come pick up your textbook bundles and make sure you have everything in order for the Fall semester. 

    Athletic Orientation 

    September 7th  
    1:00 pm – 3:00 pm  
    King Hall, The Mintz Auditorium 

    Our Division III athletes are asked to attend this special orientation to learn more about our student-athlete experience. 

    Honors Orientation

    September 8th
    9:00 am – 1:00 pm 
    Location:  TBA

    Learn about the requirements for the honors program and meet some of your professors.  

    Classes Begin

    September 8th

    Freshman Matriculation

    September 9th
    10:00 am – 12:00 pm 
    Location TBA

    During this ceremony, you will officially become part of the Monroe College community and have the opportunity to sign the Commit to Complete banner, symbolizing your commitment to earning your degree.
    Your parents and other family members are encouraged to attend.

    Transfer and Readmitted Students

    New Transfer Student Orientations & Registrations

    June 19th – September 9th
    Mondays 6:00 pm
    Tuesdays & Wednesdays 12:15 pm & 6:00 pm
    Jerome Hall, Transfer & Readmission Office 

    Meet with your academic advisors to register for your Fall classes and receive your schedule. This orientation is personalized to your needs; you’ll learn about our new majors, any transfer credits you may have, your GPA standing, and more. Special appointments can be made if you are not available during the listed times.

    Open Access Fridays

    Fridays, July 7th - September 8th
    9:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Jerome Hall, Transfer & Readmission Office

    Come in for one-on-one training with the technologies that you will need for your classes. Instructors will train you in using Blackboard, Web Advisor, and E-Learning.

    Math Academy 

    August 7th - 11th 
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm, 1:00 pm - 4:00pm, or 6:30pm - 9:30pm
    August 28th - Sept 1st 
    9:30am - 12:30pm or 1:00pm - 4:00pm
    Jerome Hall, Transfer & Readmission Office

    This Introduction to Algebra (MA 038/MA 040) workshop will allow students in remedial math the opportunity to test out. Sign up for your preferred week and time slotwith the Transfer & Readmission Office.

    Welcome Reception for New Transfer & Readmitted Students 

    Tuesday, September 5th 
    6:00 pm 
    Location TBD

    Come to the welcome reception and mingle with Monroe faculty, staff, and students! Meet your Academic School Dean, college administrators, and other faculty and staff, and ask them any questions you may have about the upcoming school year. You will also have the opportunity to network with students in your major. Refreshments will be served.

    Classes Begin

    September 8th 

    Last Day for Schedule Changes 

    Monday, September 18th            

    King Graduate School

    King Graduate School Orientation

    September 7th
    6:00 pm
    King Hall, The Mintz Auditorium 

    Learn more about the King Graduate School and your program at this orientation for new graduate students (Bronx, New Rochelle, and Online).