Residential Life and Housing


TV and Internet

Every room in the residence halls has an Internet jack and a TV connection (both standard and high definition). Resident students must bring their own Ethernet cable to connect to high speed, wired internet and their own coaxial cable to connect their TV to the Cable TV Jack. The residence halls are also equipped with Wi-Fi access for wireless connections.

» Learn more about connecting to the internet in your room

» See the full residence hall cable TV channel listing


Adelphi University residential students can get instant, streaming access to over 2,000 shows and hit movies.

To start watching:

  1. Visit or download the HBO GO app
  2. Click sign in to select “Adelphi University” from the drop-down menu
  3. Follow the prompts and start watching

Supported Devices:

  • Mobile: Download the HBO GO app on your iOS or android phone or tablet. Sign in using the same steps outlined above and try playing a video.
  • Connected TV devices: PS3, PS4, XBOXONE, XBOX 360, Samsung SmartTV, Amazon FireTV, Roku, or AppleTV. Please note that you must be on the Adelphi University campus wireless to use these devices. They cannot be used off-campus.

» View the HBO Help Center

Phone and Voicemail

Phone and voicemail service is now available through Google Voice, which you can use through your computer and through most smartphones.

» Learn more about Google Voice

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