Residential Life and Housing


Housing for Incoming First-Year Adelphi Students

Make the most of your college experience by living on campus.

For three days in June, incoming first-year students at Adelphi University may select their rooms online.

  • Participating in the Online Room Selection is optional. Qualifying students who do not participate in the Online Room Selection will be assigned a room after the online process is complete. 
  • Only students who have completed their housing agreement and paid their $550 deposit by the May 1 Priority Deadline will be allowed to participate in the Online Room Selection on June 12, 13, and 14.
  • Students already assigned to a special residential community are NOT eligible to participate in this selection. These students will be notified by June 5.

Adelphi students talking and studying in a dorm room

Important Dates

  • May 1 – Priority Deadline for Incoming First-Year Students. Applicants who complete their housing agreement, and pay their $550 deposit by May 1 will be allowed to participate in the Online Room Selection.
  • June 7 – Students can select another incoming first-year student to be their roommate. Selecting a roommate is optional and not required in order to select a room on June 12, 13 and 14.
  • June 12-14 – The Online Room Selection begins Wednesday, June 12, at 4:00 p.m. (ET) and lasts until Friday, June 14, at 11:59 p.m.
  • August 23 – Incoming first-year students move into their residence halls between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.


The Housing Self-Service application for room and roommate selection is accessible via the eCampus Services Tab. Adelphi’s eCampus portal integrates the programs and applications that Adelphi students use every day. In order to select a roommate and a room online, you will need access to the eCampus portal.

» Learn how to access Adelphi’s eCampus portal

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For further information, please contact:

Residential Life and Housing
Earle Hall, Room 100
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