Residential Life and Housing


Housing Costs at Adelphi

We have a variety of living options to fit your budget and lifestyle.

Room and Board Deposit

Each resident student granted University housing is required to pay a $300 housing deposit. In addition, students new to the University must also pay the $250 tuition deposit.

Damage deposits should be paid prior to May 1 for priority consideration.

Those submitting deposits after May 1 will be assigned on a space-available basis.

» See diagrams of room types and features

Residence Fees 2017-2018

Room Type Cost Per Semester Cost Per Year
There are very few single rooms and they are usually reserved for special circumstances.
Room in New Residence Halls $6,745 $13,490
Single Room $5,835 $11,670
Single Room with Air Conditioning $6,370 $12,740
Single Room in Honors College Suite $7,135 $14,270
Most students will have a double room, as these are the most common on the campus.
Room in New Residence Halls $6,490 $12,980
Suite with Private Bath $6,375 $12,750
Double Room $5,080 $10,160
Double Room with Air Conditioning $5,605 $11,210
Large Triple Room in New Residence Halls* $5,985 $11,970
Triple Room in New Residence Hall $5,780 $11,560
Triple Room* $4,585 $9,170
Triple Room with Air Conditioning* $5,110 $10,220
Converted Triple Room $4,190 $8,380
Converted Triple Room with Air Conditioning $4,730 $9,460
Triple Room in Honors College Suite $5,465 $10,930
*These rooms are designed to accommodate three students.  
Quad Room $5,230 $10,460
Resident Activity Fee $25.00 $50.00
**For additional information regarding pricing on other room types occasionally offered please contact the Office of Residential Life and Housing.

Meal Plans

All resident students must select a meal plan. These plans may be supplemented at any time in increments of $50. Get information on meal plans, or contact the Office of Residential Life and Housing in Earle Hall, Room 100, 516.877.3650.

Medical Insurance

All residence hall and international students are automatically enrolled in Adelphi’s student medical insurance plan.

Any student who is already covered by alternative medical insurance, and wishes to waive the schools mandatory health insurance policy may complete an application online by visiting All applications must be completed by October 1 of the fall semester and March 1 of the spring semester (new spring students only). Likewise, those students who do not have medical insurance coverage and wish to enroll in Adelphi’s plan must do so by the same dates. There is an opportunity for dependents of insured students to also purchase insurance coverage.

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For further information, please contact:

Residential Life and Housing
Earle Hall, Room 100
p – 516.877.3650
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