Top-Ranked Nursing School  

The Niche Best Colleges for Nursing in America rankings have just been released, and Adelphi's nursing program landed fifth in the state and in the top 15 percent nationwide. Hear insights from our students and faculty—and meet our remarkable pediatric simulator, Hal. READ MORE>
Expanding in Healthcare 

It's one of Adelphi's newest majors and one of the most innovative ways we are expanding in the field. Our BS in Health Sciences creates pathways to a variety of careers in healthcare.  
Kennedy Center Honors

Staged 100 percent virtually, under pandemic production limitations, This Odd Geometry of Time, about the lives of historical female figures, has just been named a Kennedy Center regional winner. 
Adelphi Women in STEM

Adelphi is determined to advance women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields. See how our mentoring approach, small class sizes and commitment to overcome a historic imbalance are yielding results.
Adelphi Grammy Nominee

Up for a Grammy this weekend is a work of art by our Pulitzer Prize-winning University Professor Paul Moravec, DMA. His oratorio, Sanctuary Road, tells a powerful story of the Underground Railroad. I invite you to enjoy this masterpiece.
Adelphi is making local, national and global news. Here are some recent media highlights:

“A small but growing number of schools offer special rooms where students with anxiety, autism, ADHD, post-traumatic stress disorder or sensory challenges can go to decompress. Adelphi University in New York appears to have started the trend.”  
An article in The Washington Post lauds Adelphi as a leader in innovative ways to help students cope with stress, especially around exam time or start of term.
Giving Day

On one day, you can make a difference for so many. Join us for 24 hours on Wednesday, March 31, to help us in our mission to transform lives.
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