Monmouth University 400 Cedar Ave, West Long Branch, NJ07764 Monmouth University is a private university located at 400 Cedar Avenue in West Long Branch. The campus is utilized by…More residential and commuter students. It has 33 degree programs and eight schools including the Leon Hess Business School and School of Science. It began as Monmouth Junior College and eventually became Monmouth College and Monmouth University. It features competitive sports teams that compete in the Northeast Conference (NEC).