New Jersey is more than the birthplace of Bruce
Springsteen and the threshold of New York City and Philadelphia – the state is
packed with bustling cities, rustic farming communities, towering mountains,
and azure ocean beaches. Exciting adventures are mere footsteps from Monmouth
The maritime climate gives the Monmouth University campus weather
the best of both worlds – warm summer sun perfect for beach days gives way to
cooler days that offer opportunities for winter recreation.
While helpful, a car isn’t essential to travel to and from Monmouth
University. America’s most extensive transportation network crosses New Jersey,
allowing easy access to major cities like New York and Philadelphia and
regional airports by train, ferry, and bus.
Monmouth University is proud of its lush, green campus – but
New Jersey has plenty of natural beauty and outdoor activities to enjoy, with
many convenient to campus.
New Jersey is the locus for great modern music, from the
doo-wop sound pioneered by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons to the Jonas
Brothers, the state’s musical history is still being written. Asbury Park, long
considered the Mecca for Jersey Shore musicians, lies just a few miles from
New Jersey’s thriving commercial economy offer a wealth of
shopping options, and at the shopping centers and downtowns near Monmouth
University’s great location, there is a storefront for every need.
With a calendar full of on-campus activities, Monmouth
University offers plenty of fun – but if the wanderlust strikes, the
surrounding area contains world-class museums, concert venues, and sprawling