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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 $300 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.

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Residence Fees 2019-2020

Most Common Room Types
Room Type Cost Per Semester Cost Per Year
Converted Triple Room $4,445 $8,890
Converted Triple Room with Air Conditioning $5,015 $10,030
Double Room $5,385 $10,770
Double Room with Air Conditioning $5,950 $11,900
*Triple Room in Residence Hall A $6,135 $12,270
*Large Triple Room in Residence Hall A or B $6,350 $12,700


Other Room Types (Limited Availability – Restrictions May Apply)
Room Type Cost Per Semester Cost Per Year
Single Rooms in Traditional Halls:
Single Room $6,190 $12,380
Single Room with Air Conditioning $6,755 $13,510
Additional Double Rooms in Eddy Hall:
Large Double Room with Air Conditioning $6,240 $12,480
Triple Rooms in Traditional Halls:
Triple Room $4,865 $9,730
Triple Room with Air Conditioning $5,425 $10,850
Honors College Suites in Earle Hall:
*Single Room in Honors College Suite  $7,570 $15,140
*Double Room in Honors College Suite $6,760 $13,520
*Triple Room in Honors College Suite $5,800 $11,600
Additional Room Types in Residence Hall A and B:
*Single Room in Residence Hall A or B $7,155 $14,310
*Double Room in Residence Hall A $6,885 $13,770
*Quad Room in Residence Hall B $5,545 $11,090
*Converted Quad Room in Residence Hall A or B $5,350 $10,700

*These room types feature a private bathroom attached to the room/suite.

Resident Activities Fee

All resident students will be billed a $25 Resident Activities Fee. These funds are distributed by the Resident Student Association to support programming inside and outside the residence halls.

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
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