1 South Ave, P.O. Box 701 Garden City, NY 11530-0701 516-877-3050
http://www.adelphi.edu admissions@adelphi.edu
About Adelphi University
  • Year of Foundation 1896
  • Size of Campus 75 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor's , Master's, Post-Bachelor's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,758
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $25,465
  • Room and Board $11,000
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $35
  • Enrollment No. 4,923
Adelphi University comprises a small liberal arts college and a cluster of professional schools that have grown up in close relationship to the needs of the region. Our mission is to provide quality undergraduate and graduate education and to offer professional preparation of the first rank in arts, education, business, clinical psychology, social work, nursing and other health sciences. The University prepares a broad spectrum of graduates and undergraduates for a wide range of life pursuits while fostering a passion for knowledge; an understanding and a questioning of cultural values; and a view of themselves as independent, lifelong learners, and contributors to knowledge and service in an ever-changing world.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 4%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) AFRICAN PEOPLES ORGANIZATION, ASIAN STUDENT ASSOCIATION, CARIBBEAN CULTURAL AWARENESS CLUB, HELLENIC SOCIETY, INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SOCIETY, LATINO STUDENTS UNITED, LE CERCLE FRANCAIS (FRENCH CLUB)NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR T
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 1
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Adelphi University is a leader in arts and cultural programming, providing a year long celebration of visual and performing arts including Special Invitation Exhibition and Performances; Endowed Lectures Series; presentations of Pulitzer Prize winning musi
  • Number of students in fraternities 1
  • Percent students who are frat members 6%
  • Number of honor societies ALPHA EPSILON DELTA (PREMED), ALPHA KAPPA DELTA (SOCIOLOGY), ALPHA PSI OMEGA (DRAMA), BETA BETA BETA (BIOLOGY), DELTA MU DELTA (BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION), DELTA PHI ALPHA (GERMAN), ETA SIGMA GAMMA (HEALTH EDUCATION), ETA CHI ALPHA (ACCOUNTING), GAMMA SIGMA
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) CATHOLIC CAMPUS COMMUNITY, CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP, GOSPEL CHOIR, HILLEL, MUSLIM STUDENT'S ASSOCIATION, Interfaith Center
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Hempstead Line to Nassau Boulevard Station (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport New York City (J.F.K. Airport) (10), New York City (La Guardia Airport) (10)
  • Distance to nearest train New York City (LIRR from Penn Station) (20)
Student Housing
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of students using housing 95%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 23%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 11%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (74%), special housing for disabled students (3%), other housing options (23%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 8%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 6
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 81%
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 97
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 656,815
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, day care, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 579
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 42,528
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Microforms 804,914
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,190
  • Museums ART GALLERY, SCULPTURE AND CERAMICS STUDIOS, BRONZE-CASTING FOUNDRY, THEATER, LANGUAGE LABS, OBSERVATORY
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 34,336
  • Computer Courses No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Library Facilities In University Archive and Special Collections: Adelphi Authors Collection; Adelphiana (University archives); Aeronautics (Loening Collection); Americana; Banking and Money Management (Orenstein); William Blake; Chemistry and Biochemistry (Dakin Collectio
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 86
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 10
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number of e-books 0
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,676
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 16%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs NYC Public Schools; L.I. Public Schools; Bank of New York; CBS Citicorp; Estee Lauder; Family and Children's Assn.; Hospital for Special Surgery; Pall Corporation; UNICEF; YAI/ National Institute for People with Disabilities; JP Morgan Chase; KPMG; 1 800
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 77%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 72%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (New York Institute of Technology)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Hofstra University)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis