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January 23, 2018
 

Outstanding First Year Student Award


The Outstanding First Year Student Award, sponsored by the First Year Experience Committee, honors an undergraduate first year student who has demonstrated:

  • Academic excellence
  • Community/Campus involvement
  • Strong leadership

Based on the above criteria, the committee selects several finalists to be interviewed. The winner receives a plaque and a gift certificate to our University bookstore. The winner will also speak at Matriculation Day, which occurs right before the beginning of the following fall semester.


Please send an email to fyec@adelphi.edu by February 6, 2018, with your nominee’s name and why they should be considered.

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

Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. It serves more than 8,100 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, as well as online.

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