Monmouth County is an ideal location to become immersed in the study of music and theatre arts. The University is halfway between New York City and Philadelphia, allowing students to experience the arts in two metropolitan areas. Access to the local train station is a short distance from campus, making it convenient for students to get to the latest shows, Broadway hits, opera, ballets, and classical orchestras.
The University is also close to theaters and cultural venues in Red Bank, Asbury Park, and other local hot spots. Monmouth students can take in professional productions and events at these such places: