Adelphi University

Adelphi University

Quick Facts:
Location: Garden City, N.Y.
Affiliation: Private
Campus Setting: Suburban
GPA: 85

Standardized Test: SAT:  1200;  ACT: 25 

Enrollment: 5,000

Student/Faculty ratio: 10:1      Average class size: 21

Cost: $40,000 tuition, $15,000 (cost varies depending on housing/meal plan)

Strongest Academic Programs:

  • Business Administration and Management
  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • Psychology
  • Health and Physical Education

Campus Life: 

   Over 80 extracurricular activities; Division II Athletics; Intramural sports. While many students commute to Adelphi, they are still very active in campus life and student activities.

You may be interested in Adelphi if you are considering: 

Hofstra, Stony Brook, Molloy, New York Institute of Technology.

Worth Noting/Fun Facts: 

  • In addition to the main Garden City Campus, the university has hubs in Manhattan, Hauppauge, and Poughkeepsie.
  • Adelphi was the first coeducational private college on Long Island. 


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