About Adelphi

The Adelphi Story

Delve into the past of the oldest institution of higher learning for arts and sciences on Long Island.

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History at a Glance
From its beginnings as a private preparatory school in Brooklyn, Adelphi has steadily pursued its mission of providing quality education while serving the needs of an ever-expanding community. Even in the most challenging times, Adelphi has expanded into new academic disciplines.
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Adelphi Timeline
Each decade brought changes to Adelphi as the University responded to current events and the demands of a growing population seeking higher education.
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Did You Know?
The little bits of history really tell the story.
Adelphi can point to many "firsts" and many noteworthy alumni.

This page was last modified on September 15, 2011.
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