Adelphi University

Garden City, NY, USA
3.41 Average Rating

Adelphi University is a private university that calls Garden City, NY, home. On top of the main campus, AU also provides learning hubs in Manhattan, Hudson Valley, and Suffolk County, as well as online programs.The Princeton Review lists Adelphi University among its Best Northeastern Colleges list, while US News & World Report routinely lists AU on the Best College nationwide list. The university’s School of Social Work houses the Adelphi New York Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline and Support Program. 

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb or town
In-State Students
90%
Out-Of-State Students
6%
0
100
74%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 24
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1155
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. December 1, 2019 May 1, 2020
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
8,146
Total Number of Undergrads
5,391
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
60%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
70%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$28,406
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$38,470
Out-of-State Tuition
$38,470
0
100
44%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
90%
Average Aid Per Year
$20,705
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
32%
68%
Student Organizations
89
Size of Town
Suburb or town
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
New York
Washington
Boston
Philadelphia
West Palm Beach
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
88%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$58,500
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What Students Are Saying

3.41 Average Rating
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 fun for you.
Thelma from New York, NY
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 this school would be a perfect fit for any student interested in attending.
Dhimitra from East Elmhurst, NY

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