Residential Life and Housing


Housing for Incoming First-Year Students

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

For two days in June, incoming first-year students 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 $600 deposit by the May 1 Priority Deadline will be allowed to participate in the Online Room Selection on June 24 and 25.
  • Students already assigned to a special residential community are NOT eligible to participate in this selection. These students will be notified by June 5.

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Important Dates

  • May 1 – Priority Deadline for Incoming First-Year Students. Applicants who complete their housing agreement, and pay their $600 deposit by May 1 will be allowed to participate in the Online Room Selection.
  • June 8 – 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 24 and 25.
  • June 24-25 – Online Room Selection begins Wednesday, June 24, at 4:00 p.m. (ET) and lasts until Thursday, June 15, at 11:59 p.m.
  • August 28 – 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 eCampus. 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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