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 2016-2017

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 $6,550 $13,100
Single $5,665 $11,330
Single with Air Conditioning $6,185 $12,370
Most students will have a double room, as these are the most common on the campus.
Room in New Residence Halls $6,300 $12,600
Suite with Private Bath $6,190 $12,380
Double Room $4,930 $9,860
Double Room with Air Conditioning $5,440 $10,880
Large Triple Room in New Residence Halls* $5,810 $11,620
Triple in New Residence Hall $5,610 $11,220
Designed Triple Room* $4,450 $8,900
Designed Triple with Air Conditioning* $4,960 $9,920
Converted Triple $4,070 $8,140
Converted Triple Room with Air Conditioning $4,590 $9,180
Triple Room in Honors College Suite $5,305


*These rooms are designed to accommodate three students.
Quad Room $5,080 $10,160
Resident Activity Fee $25 $50
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.


For further information, please contact:

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