Student Financial Services


Scholarships and Grants

Take advantage of grants and scholarships for college students.

92.9% of full-time students receive financial aid.

Scholarships and grants are types of aid that do not have to be repaid. They may take the form of University scholarships or need-based grants, federal or state grants, or outside scholarships. Application deadlines may apply to certain types of aid.

Adelphi scholarships are renewable each year for students who meet certain performance criteria.  Adelphi need based grants are renewable for students who meet the FAFSA filing priority deadline of January 1 each year and who continue to demonstrate financial need. Refer to the specific terms and conditions for each award.


Adelphi Scholarships and Grants

$67 Million
Awarded by Adelphi in merit-based and need-based assistance to our undergraduate students 2017-2018.

Eligible students are automatically considered for most Adelphi scholarships upon acceptance into the University. Adelphi grants are awarded to students on the basis of financial need as determined by filing the FAFSA and other defined criteria.

Except where noted, no additional application is required.

» View Adelphi scholarships and grants

Federal and State Grants

You must complete the FAFSA in order to be considered for federal and state grants. For New York State scholarships and grants, residents must take additional application steps.

» View federal and state grants

Scholarships and Grants from Other Organizations

The key to finding these scholarships is research and persistence. Many extensive scholarship search services are available free online.

» Learn about other scholarships


For further information, please contact:

Office of Student Financial Services
Levermore Hall, Lower Level
p – 516.877.3080
p – ext. 2240 (on campus only)
f – 516.877.3380
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