First Year Admissions

Cupola atop a building on the Molloy University campus

We know your life journey is just as unique as you are, so why not choose a university that understands that? Molloy University is a nationally ranked liberal arts college in Rockville Centre, New York, that’s dedicated to supporting students as they begin their path toward beginning successful and fulfilling careers.

We Know Everyone Has a Different Starting Point

Molloy University recognizes that no two people are exactly alike, and no two academic or career paths are the same. Everyone reaches different milestones at their own pace. Because of this, we’re here to help you turn your dreams into reality on a timeline and in a way that’s right for you. 

Whether you’ve already made a firm decision about what you want to do, have some idea of what industry you want to go into, or are just starting to find your way, there’s no better place to learn new things and plan your future than Molloy University.

How We Help You Take the First Step

We’re proud to offer over 50 undergraduate programs, and your admissions counselor will help you choose the degree that's right for you. You can be confident that you will get the education and support that’s best suited to your goals. We’ll be there every step of the way to lend you a helping hand throughout your educational journey. Want to learn more? Schedule a visit.

While we're a selective university, we also acknowledge that people are more than their grades, and we strive to view our students holistically. This means that we take a well-rounded approach to reviewing applicants, considering your academic and co-curricular experiences when making our decisions. 

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A Remarkable University That Drives Progress

At Molloy University, our students don't just succeed in their chosen fields; they make a difference in the world. Our alumni are fully equipped to tackle any challenge ahead of them and make a positive impact on their communities.

Located less than an hour from New York City, Molloy is one of the most affordable private universities on Long Island. We’re proud to have been ranked as one of the Best Universities in the North, and a Best Values university in the North by U.S. News and World Report. We pride ourselves on our commitment to truth and respect for every individual’s dignity and worth, including yours.

Why Start Your Journey With Molloy University?

No matter what you're looking to study, you can likely find it at Molloy. Coupled with a strong liberal arts core that’s aimed at excellence, compassion, and creativity, we offer undergraduate degrees in almost every field of study you can think of, from creative arts and education to health sciences and business. So, no matter your visions for your future, we can make them happen!

We also give you opportunities for growth and development outside the classroom through a range of sports teams and student organizations. You can pursue any passion or interest you already have and even investigate some new ones. 

While many of our students are New York State residents, we welcome students from across the nation and the globe. As your home away from home, we have a number of student residence halls where you can relax, study, and enjoy a safe, comfortable, and healthy environment. Fun Fact, Molloy is the #1 safest school in New York State, as per Niche. 

You’ll have access to a variety of health services to support your physical and mental well-being. We also strive to provide the best possible campus facilities that enhance the student experience, so that you leave our university a well-rounded individual. Through our libraries, sports facilities, clubs, teams, performing arts centers, galleries, gardens, and more, you’ll get the opportunity to explore different activities, socialize, and study and learn.

Molloy University also works to eliminate barriers to education through our financial aid offerings, which go to the students who need it most. We utilize institutional, federal, state, and other aid to make Molloy affordable.   

We strongly believe in supporting people who have fought for our country’s freedom, which is why we provide unique opportunities for students who are actively serving in the military, are a veteran, and/or are qualifying family members. As part of our dedication to service members, we participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program to make education accessible to service members and their families.