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Adelphi University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,719 students

69% admitted

  • 5,996 full time
  • 1,614 part time
  • 1,817 men full time
  • 4,179 women full time
  • 8,278 applied
  • 5,730 admitted
  • 988 enrolled

5,071 Undergraduates

$32,340 tuition/year

  • 2,539 Graduates
  • 0 Non-Degree
  • $32,340 in state
  • $1,000 fees
  • $13,620 room & board
  • $1,400 books and supplies
  • (Based on stats from 2013/2014)

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Mid East Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Thelma from New York, NY
  • 0
  • in the end, it is what you make of it. adelphi really tries hard to make students feel welcome. the parties are not crazy, but again, you can make them…

  • Feb-11-2012 Read More
  • Dhimitra from East Elmhurst, NY
  • 0
  • Adelphi provides a safe and comfortable environment for all its students. Students are motivated to learn more, participate in activities, and gain leadership experience through various events. I believe that…

  • May-05-2012 Read More
  • Jasmine from Landenberg, PA
  • 0
  • Adelphi offers personal academic scheduling with an advisor for your specific major. The class sizes are small making it easy to have one on one discussions with the professors. There…

  • Jun-15-2012 Read More
  • Cassandra from Dix Hills, NY
  • 0
  • Adelphi University is an excellent school that provides personal attention unlike bigger universities. The school is equipped with an amazing gym that supports physical fitness. The school is also proud…

  • Aug-06-2012 Read More
  • Haylee from Levittown, NY
  • 0
  • Adelphi is a great school set in a beautiful town in Long Island, NY. There is an excellent program for education (STEP). The classrooms are very small and compact and…

  • Jan-01-2013 Read More
Mission Statement

Adelphi is a place of opportunity where students gain the skills, knowledge, and exposure to thrive as professionals and active citizens in an interconnected and fast-paced global society.

Adelphi University
  • Located in Garden City, NY
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 6,719 students enrolled
  • 69% admitted
  • $32,340 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Ciara from Freeport, NY
  • Dec-21-2011 I am a current student here

    I love Adelphi. The most of the people are nice and really polite. There's so many activities to get involved in and always something going on around campus.

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  • 4
  • Ally from WH, NY
  • Nov-29-2011 I am a current student here

    There are different activities and events going on everyday that are sometimes really fun. Its also a great way to meet new people.

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  • 4
  • Caitlyn from Santa Rosa, CA
  • Nov-27-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The campus is beautiful and the people are very friendly! I would have loved to attend here, but due to some family misfortunes, I was unable to attend an out of state school.

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  • 5
  • Stefani from Ronkonkoma, NY
  • Nov-18-2011 I am a current student here

    I am currently a commuter student and I spend every second I possibly can on campus. Since I love Adelphi so much I am actually going to become a resident next semester. There are always things to do on campus. We have clubs, organizations and greek life on campus. I am currently excited for the Holiday party which involves Build-a-Bear, a snow hill for sledding, and a dj.

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