Adelphi Is Trending Up


Students from around the corner and around the world are discovering Adelphi, the world-class university next door to New York City. They’re drawn to how its personalized approach is transforming students’ lives. And they want to be part of a University that’s making things happen.

Last fall Adelphi enrolled its largest and most diverse freshman class in history, and more students than ever are applying this year. Internships for the University’s business students are up 130 percent. U.S. News & World Report advanced Adelphi seven places in their rankings for Best Colleges. Adelphi won six Best of Long Island awards. The University’s nursing students are taking classes in a new Nexus Building, which houses technology-rich classrooms and ultramodern simulation labs. Adelphi’s exciting new NYC Scholars Program gives you the opportunity to spend a semester studying at the University’s Manhattan Center while interning at one of the city’s great cultural, artistic, business or philanthropic organizations.

What hasn’t changed since Adelphi’s founding as the first coeducational university on Long Island in 1896? Its relentless dedication to give you the personalized attention that will help you achieve your goals. Adelphi finds what’s good in you and makes it greater.

Your Personalized Plan for Success

Explore and realize your passions through close faculty relationships and rich hands-on experiences, including research, internships and service-learning, across four core areas of focus: Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Professions, and Health and Wellness. Choose from more than 50 majors and an array of signature programs geared to your interests or needs. Are you up for a challenge? Adelphi’s Honors College offers cultural activities and rigorous academics. The Levermore Global Scholars program is a perfect fit if you want to be in a community of student leaders ready to advocate for change on a local and global level. If you’re on the autism spectrum, Adelphi’s renowned Bridges to Adelphi program provides the support that will enable you to excel.

Whatever path you choose, you’ll be part of a diverse, dynamic and welcoming community, both in Garden City, on Adelphi’s 75 idyllic acres, and at its learning hubs in Manhattan, Suffolk County and the Hudson Valley.

Expanding Its Presence on Long Island, New York City and the World

The NYC Scholars Program is just one example of how Adelphi is becoming a more powerfully connected university than ever before. The University is partnering with more businesses, government offices and community groups, so you’ll have plenty of opportunities for research, internships and service learning. The alumni — more than 90,000 — say their Adelphi educations positioned them for leadership roles in areas including healthcare, politics, business, and the arts and sciences. You’ll find them writing best-selling novels, dancing on Broadway, starting their own businesses and coding at Google. Many continue to be part of Adelphi’s Panther network as mentors.

Adelphi Students Take Center Stage

You’ll be coming to Adelphi at an exciting time. The University is developing new programs and majors, expanding housing options and adding clubs, service-learning and support groups to respond to your interests. But one thing will never change: Adelphi’s relentless dedication to helping you reach your potential and find your path to professional and personal success.