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Adelphi University

Garden City, NY 4-Year Private
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About Adelphi University

Adelphi University is a 4-year private school located in Garden City, NY. It is a suburban college that enrolls 5,391 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat selective as the Adelphi University acceptance rate is 74%.

College Info

Adelphi University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Jun 1

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Adelphi University is Jun 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Adelphi University ACT Scores


ACT Range

22 - 27

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

27 and Above


22 to 27


22 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Adelphi University is 25. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Adelphi University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 22 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 22 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Adelphi University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1080 - 1280


Math SAT Range

540 - 640


Reading SAT Range

540 - 630

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1280 and Above


1080 to 1280


1080 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Adelphi University students is 1178. Applicants with SAT scores of 1280 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Adelphi University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1080 to 1280 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1080 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Adelphi University.

Adelphi University Tuition & Fees

The annual list price to attend Adelphi University on a full time basis for in state students is $42,664. This fee is comprised of $32,380 for tuition, $7,524 room and board , $1,020 for books and supplies, and $1,740 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Adelphi University is $42,664, the same as NY residents.

Tuition & Fees


In State


Cost Breakdown
In State
State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at Adelphi University is like? There are approximately 8,149 students enrolled at Adelphi University, including 5,391 undergraduate students and 2,758 graduate students. 94% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from NY and 3% percent of students are from other states.


Full Time


Part Time


In State



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