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Adelphi University

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Uni facts

New York City, USA
  • Type
    Private
  • Rank
    1335
  • International students
    657
  • Nationalities
    64
  • Total programs
    63
  • Acceptance rate
    74%

Study abroad at Adelphi University

Adelphi University is a private research university located in Garden City, just 40 minutes from New York City, US. It also has three smaller satellite locations in and around New York, in Manhattan, Hudson Valley and Suffolk County. The University offers 65 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate programs for international students, in eight schools and colleges.

As an international student, you can study on the Adelphi International program. This is designed to combine credit bearing courses with extra support during your first year, so you can adjust to life at Adelphi as quickly and successfully as possible.

Adelphi International students can enjoy all the facilities of the University, including the student clubs and organizations. There are 23 NCAA Division II sports teams you can cheer on, and the Center for Recreation and Sports has a gymnasium for basketball, volleyball or badminton, a fitness center, swimming pool and racquetball and squash courts, which are all free to use.

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Program level

Why study at Adelphi University?

  • Student staff ratio

    The student-to-faculty ratio at Adelphi is just 12:1

  • Employability

    95% of baccalaureate graduates have jobs or are continuing their education within six months of graduation

Life as an international student

Adelphi University boasts a diverse community, with students from 43 states and 64 countries.

The Adelphi International program will give you personalized support throughout your journey, including free airport pickup when you arrive in the US. Classes are smaller, and include additional language and academic help to make sure you make the most of your time at Adelphi.

You’ll get the chance to learn and experience the local culture by going to events with the Adelphi International group. You can cheer on the Adelphi Panthers at football games or go on trips to explore New York City.

Undergraduates live on campus for the duration of their program, in fully furnished rooms with WiFi and laundry facilities. Living on campus is the best way to make new friends and get the full American college experience.

Student life & facilities

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  • Library
    • Individual Study Rooms
    • Computer labs
    • Group Study Rooms
    • Quiet Areas
  • Praying Rooms
    • Workshops
    • Skills classes
    • Language Center
    • Group Praying Rooms
    • Pre sessional English Academic skills courses
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    • No. of Swimming pools
    • No. of Baseball Pitches
    • No. of Badminton Courts
    • No. of Squash Courts
    • No. of Golf Coursenumber
    • No. of Diving Pools
    • No. of Tennis Courts
    • No. of Basketball Courts
    • No. of Athletics Track
    • No. of volleyball courts
  • IT Support
    • Loan Laptops
    • Campus Wireless Connectivity
  • Healthcare & Medical
    • Maternity Care
    • Family Planning
    • Counselling & Mental Health Services
    • Campus Doctor
    • Emergency Contraception
  • Transport
    • Campus Bus Service
    • Campus parking
    • On-Campus Shuttle
  • Food & Restaurants
    • Restaurants 10
    • Cafe’s 2
  • Fitness Centre
    • Machines
    • Free Weights
    • Swimming Pool
    • Personal Trainers
  • Sports Facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf American Football Pitches
    • Sport facilities
    • No. of Natural Turf Soccer Pitches
  • Clubs & Organisations
    • No. of Clubs & Organizations 80
  • Tutoring Support
    • Student Tutoring & Support
    • Academic Tutoring & Support

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Fees and funding

Fee information

  • Undergraduate tuition: from USD$39,820 to $40,040 per year
  • Academic accelerator (pathway): USD$40,980 per program
  • Master's accelerator (pathway): from USD$14,716 to $26,738 per program

Funding

YouAreWelcomeHere

Amount: $28,000 (renewable tuition scholarship) Requirements:

  • Complete your application to Adelphi University, including all requested documents
  • Complete the #YouAreWelcomeHere scholarship application
  • Submit an essay or another form of media focusing on the year’s theme of leadership. Your scholarship application and supporting documents may be emailed to [email protected]

Adelphi University offers merit based, talent and athletic scholarships starting at $10,000 per year based on grades and test scores.

Location

Adelphi University

1 South Ave, Garden City, NY 11530, United States

Garden City, New York—the home of Adelphi’s main campus since 1929—is one of Long Island’s most historic and scenic towns. Located fewer than 20 miles from Manhattan, Garden City is a tight-knit community of just over 20,000 residents.

Visa requirements for Adelphi University

Many international students will require a visa to study in the US, and this is a vital step of your study abroad journey. Make sure you understand the requirements you may need to meet before applying.

USA student visa requirements