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.
The United States Immigration and Citizenship Services (USCIS) regulations allow for some employment opportunities for foreign students.However, employment without proper authorization is a serious violation of status.Therefore, all employment support for international students must be authorized. Students must meet with an advisor in International Student Services prior to beginning any paid employment.In addition, some students will require authorization from the USCIS. International Student Services staff can help with that, too.
Employment Options for International (F-1) StudentsStudents must be in good academic standing for any employment.
Note: In April 2008, USCIS approved a 17-month extension for students
who are completing a 12-month OPT. This permits 29-month employment for certain
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) degree holders. This
includes some Monroe School of Information Technology graduates. For more
information on qualifications, speak with International Student Services. Follow
this link for details on current OTP rules.