Learn about Adelphi’s excellent study-abroad opportunities.
Adelphi students study abroad in many countries around the world. Study abroad not only enriches the academic experience but also helps students acquire the global skills critical for today’s interconnected world.
Adelphi students have the option to study abroad for a year, semester or on short-term programs, including 1-3 week faculty-led programs.
Study Abroad FAQs
Adelphi students in good standing, who maintain a 2.5 GPA are eligible to study abroad. Students of all majors can study abroad, but it is important to talk to your academic adviser and plan early.
While some students study abroad for a full semester or year, others study on short-term programs during January intersession, spring break or summer, many of which are led by Adelphi professors. Most students study abroad as sophomores or juniors; however, short-term programs are open to all levels of study.
The Center for International Education encourages students to learn the local language; however, most study abroad programs offer courses in English and in the local language. CIE will help find the best program for you.
Yes. The Center for International Education will help students studying abroad on non-Adelphi programs find the appropriate course equivalencies. Students must receive a C- or better for a credit to transfer. No pass/fail courses are accepted for Adelphi University credit. Courses can be taken to satisfy major, minor and elective requirements. Students studying on faculty-led programs take Adelphi courses.
Cost varies, depending on program length, location and host institution. The Center for International Education helps students estimate expenses. Federal and state financial aid may be used to fund study abroad. In addition, students who study abroad for a semester may apply 50-100% of your Adelphi scholarships to the study abroad tuition costs, depending on the study abroad destination. Students are also encouraged to apply for the Adelphi Study Abroad Scholarship.
Explore the list of upcoming Adelphi faculty-led programs.