Honors College

Honors College

In the context of a close-knit community, the Adelphi University Honors College cultivates a joy for learning.

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Challenge yourself academically and participate in high-level research and cultural events.

An Exceptional Community

We are highly dedicated undergraduate scientists, artists, educators and scholars who are actively engaged in research, discovery, and the quest for knowledge.

Life in the Honors College

Curious and engaged students, in small seminar discussions, engage key classical and modern texts to ask and answer questions of our post-modern age.

Sarah Joy Gallardo: A Passion for Research

A neuroscience major and Honors College student who took advantage of applied science research opportunities at Adelphi, Sarah Joy Gallardo is featured in the Spring 2022 episode of The College Tour on Amazon Prime.

Honors Opportunities

Cultural Events & Experiences

Several times each semester, the Honors College invites students to make New York City their classroom.

Earn National Fellowships

Students have the opportunity to apply for national and international tuition, study abroad and program awards, ranging from Goldwaters to Fulbrights to Udalls and more!

Academic Prizes

Each year the Honors College recognizes the students who wrote the best theses in different fields of study.

Study Abroad

Each year, Honors students study abroad, including some who participate in an archeological dig in Crete. At Adelphi, students can choose from over 100 study abroad programs all over the globe.

The atmosphere here is amazing and the people are as intellectual as you—so it’s a very unique environment to learn in. Overall, I am so glad to be a part of the Honors College and I can’t wait to take more classes with the brilliant staff and the friendly peers in this community.

Nandini Jojode ’22 Biology major in Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine's 3+4 program

Awards & Recognition

Honors College’s Quest for Excellence

Read the 2021 Honors College Annual Report to stay up-to-date on what our outstanding students and world-class faculty have been up to—both in the classroom and beyond.
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