May 2, 2018
Tagged: Adelphi University, Office of Student Financial Services

A Helping Hand for Almost Every Student


Adelphi University awarded $67 million in scholarships and grants this year, lowering the cost of a personalized education for more than 85 percent of our full-time undergraduates.

The average grant to full-time undergraduates was $16,600, with additional loans and work study making the average aid package $21,500.

Want a breakdown? Take a look at the chart below, detailing the percentage of full-time first-year students, transfer students and other undergraduates receiving grants and scholarships.

Grant Chart

About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 115,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.


For further information, please contact:

Office of University Admissions
p – 800.ADELPHI
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Office of Student Financial Services
Levermore Hall, Lower Level
p – 516.877.3080
p – ext. 2240 (on campus only)
f – 516.877.3380
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Tagged: Adelphi University, Office of Student Financial Services