About Adelphi

Adelphi University at a Glance

| Fact Sheet

Adelphi Administration
Robert A. Scott
Office of the President
Gayle D. Insler
Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs
Office of the Provost
Timothy P. Burton
Senior Vice President and Treasurer
Office of the Treasurer
Lauren Mounty
Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Success
Office of Enrollment Management and Student Success
Christian Vaupel
Vice President for University Advancement
University Advancement
Lori Duggan Gold
Vice President for Communications
Office of Public Affairs

Adelphi Deans
Sam L Grogg
College of Arts and Sciences
Anthony Libertella
Jacques P. Barber
Jane Ashdown
Richard Garner
Patrick Coonan
Andrew Safyer
Shawn O’Riley University College
Jeffrey A. Kessler
Brian Lym

Board of Trustees
For a complete list of Adelphi Board members, please see the Board of Trustees page.

Adelphi at a Glance
  • The Adelphi community is composed of nearly 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students from diverse backgrounds, including students from 43 states and 45 countries.
  • Campus life is diverse, with more than 80 student organizations, including community service, academic, cultural and religious clubs, student-run media, seven Greek-letter social sororities and fraternities and 20 academic honor societies.
  • Students have free access to student counseling, career counseling, financial aid, mentoring and other life improvement services offered by the University.



  • The pastoral, safe and beautiful 75-acre campus in historic Garden City, New York is conveniently located 45 minutes from Manhattan, and just a few miles from some of Long Island's most beautiful beaches, parks and cultural centers. Adelphi University also has centers in Manhattan, Suffolk Centers and the Hudson Valley.
  • Adelphi's Garden City campus is a registered arboretum with 60 species of trees and shrubs, including Golden Cyprus and California Redwood.
  • Adelphi University features a fully computerized library system. Swirbul Library, located on at the Garden City campus, contains 642,000 volumes and documents, 804,000 items in micro-format, and 24,000 audiovisual items.
  • The Early Learning Center provides part- and full-time care on a sliding-fee scale for Adelphi University employees, students and community residents.


  • In 2013 Adelphi's softball team won it's first Northeast-10 Conference title.
  • Adelphi has outstanding NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletic teams in men’s soccer, lacrosse, tennis, basketball, baseball, cross-country/track and golf; women’s soccer, lacrosse, tennis, basketball, softball, cross-country/track and volleyball.
  • In 2004, 2006, 2009, 2010 and 2011 the Adelphi women’s lacrosse team won the NCAA championship, becoming the first DII women’s lacrosse program to win three titles. The women’s soccer team advanced to its third consecutive NCAA Tournament in 2004, making it all the way to the Final Four. In 2000-2001, the men’s basketball team was undefeated in the regular season.
  • Adelphi athletes have been selected for All-American and All-Academic teams, and have been signed by professional teams. In 2009-2010, Adelphi moved to the Northeast-10.

Community Service

This page was last modified on August 19, 2013.

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