Adelphi values the important role guidance and college counselors play in the college search process.

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Adelphi is a one-of-a-kind university dedicated to transforming lives. As a middle or high school counselor, you play a vital role in helping students find the right college. We look forward to partnering with you to find that match at Adelphi.

How to Apply

The sooner your students apply, the faster we can get them an admission decision — so get started right away. They can choose to apply via Common Application or Adelphi’s Application.

We welcome and encourage you to connect with us at any point in the process. We’re here to help answer your questions and assist with your students’ transition to our Panther community!

Important Dates

Application Type Deadline
Early Action December 1
Rolling Admission May 1 priority
*After notification begins, admission decisions are ongoing within two-four weeks once we receive a student's completed application.

Applications received after the March 1 priority date will be considered on a space-available basis.

Deposits received after May 1 will be considered on a space-available basis for enrollment and housing.

Early Action

Students applying for Early Action are among the first students considered for a wide range of generous scholarships and need-based financial assistance. This early action option is non-binding. If all application materials are submitted by December 1, we’ll notify you of your decision by December 31.

Codes for First-Year Applicants

  • Adelphi University’s Profile or College Board Code: 2003
  • FAFSA or US Department of Education Code: 002666
  • Adelphi University’s ACT Code: 2664

Checking an Application Status

If you want to check the status of your students’ applications or make sure we have received all of the required materials, please email us at

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