At Montclair State, every moment is elevated. Through our 300+ innovative programs across 11 schools, we empower students to rise above their own expectations and enter the world as leaders, educators and change makers. Just 12 miles from New York City – one of the most dynamic metropolitan areas in the world – you’ll tap into incredible opportunities that prepare you to achieve your most ambitious dreams. As a nationally ranked doctoral research university with an intimate student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1, Montclair State University will prepare you for the world like no other institution can.
What To Know About Montclair State
The Value of a Montclair State Education
Ambassador Virtual Campus Tour
Experience Montclair State
Video Viewbook and Interactive Campus Map – Soar like a Red Hawk and immerse yourself in Montclair State’s beautiful campus through our new Video Viewbook and Interactive Campus Map! See why Montclair State is the right school for you as you learn about our academic programs, the value of a Montclair State education, and Red Hawk Life.
Virtual Campus Experience – Want some company during your virtual tour? Join us for a Student Ambassador-led Virtual Campus Experience! Using our interactive map, your Student Ambassador will help you picture yourself at Montclair State, show you our state-of-the-art buildings and answer your questions!
Our Freshmen and Transfer Admissions Counselors, and staff from our Disability Resource Center are available for telecounseling sessions via phone, online chat, or web conference! When you sign up, you’ll select your preferred date and time and provide a brief description of what you’d like to discuss to ensure our staff is prepared to help you and your family. Register for a telecounseling session below:
Webinars and Information Sessions
Our Undergraduate Admissions and Financial Aid teams are hosting webinars for various topics including your Accepted Student Checklist, Information Sessions for Prospective Freshmen, Financial Aid and Student Accounts, and more. We’re constantly adding new dates and topics.
We’ve implemented a live chat feature on our Admissions Homepage. Here, you’ll be able to connect with an actual admissions staff member and have all your questions answered in real time. If you’ve already chatted with our Rocky Bot, make sure to click the three dots at the top of the chat screen and select “Restart Conversation” – this will allow you to start a Live Chat. (This is currently staffed Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
Make sure to connect with the Office of Undergraduate Admissions on all our social media platforms:
Red Hawk Talks
Throughout April and May, we hosted Red Hawk Talk webinars where students were able to engage with professors and current students from their department or program. Conducted online through Zoom video conferences, they were able to learn more about their program and have all their questions answered. Interested? Feel free to watch the recordings below:
- Business Administration, Finance Concentration
- Cali School of Music
- Communication and Media Arts, Communication Studies and Public Relations
- Computer Science, Information Technology and Data Sciences
- Educational Foundations for Elementary Teachers
- Entrepreneurship & Management
- Family Science and Human Development
- Justice Studies
- Modern Languages
- Musical Theatre
- Political Science and Jurisprudence, Law and Society
- Public and Professional Writing
- Public Health
- School of Nursing
- Social Work and Child Advocacy
- Teacher Education
- TV and Digital Media and Journalism
- University College
Ready to spread your wings and become a Red Hawk?
We are also here to support you if you are currently engaged in distance learning in your high school. Here are some resources we’ve compiled for our Red Hawks that we recommend to help you with online learning: