Getting Started at AU

Adelphi New Student Handbook

Transition To College

Getting Started At Adelphi University

Adelphi University is committed to enriching your academic experience, beginning with a smooth transition to college life. Getting Started at AU provides essential information for new students at Adelphi, including freshmen, transfer, and international students, plus information for parents.

The New Student Handbook can help answer any questions you may have, from your first day on campus to your graduation day. Inside you'll find information on academic life, on-campus services, student organizations and clubs, college athletics, financial aid, and much more.

Have you paid your deposit?
You must pay your tuition deposit and, if you are a residential student, pay your housing deposit and submit your Housing Agreement, before proceeding with the tasks on this site.

If you have not already completed these tasks, please visit the Admitted Students site for step-by-step instructions. Once you're finished, use the button labeled "Getting Started at AU" to return to this site and continue with the checklist.

> Getting Started with eCampus
Get your universal ID and password and start using Adelphi's eCampus portal.
- For Undergraduates
- For Graduates


New Student Check List
Important forms and tasks all new students must complete before beginning their Adelphi career.
- For Undergraduates
- For Graduates

> Orientation
Adelphi offers Orientation programs for freshmen, transfer, and international college students, as well as their parents.

> Information for Freshmen

> Information for Transfer Students

> Information for International Students

> Information for Online/Distance Students

> Information for Parents

  New Students Start Here

> New Student FAQs
Common questions asked by new Adelphi students.

> Academic Support Services
A range of services to help you now and throughout your academic experience.

> Counseling and Special Needs
Services to help college students cope with their problems or meet their specific learning needs.

> Getting to Adelphi University
Maps, directions, and area information.
- Directions for Orientation (PDF 16KB)

> Personal Computer Purchasing
Adelphi offers special discounts on personal computer purchases and software.
> Resource Links
Visit other areas of the Adelphi site with valuable information for students.

For questions or further information, please contact:

Professor Sokthan Yeng, Co-Chair
First Year Experience Committee
p - 516.877.4585
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Jennifer Walsh, Co-Chair
First Year Experience Committee
p - 516.877.3488
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This page was last modified on June 11, 2015.