Getting Started at Adelphi


Parent Orientation at Adelphi

Welcome to the Adelphi family, Proud Panther Parents!

Parent Orientation for Friday, August 25, 3:30 p.m.–5:00 p.m.
Center for Recreation and Sports, Campbell Lounge 2nd Floor

(Residential student Move-In Day hours 9:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.)


Jeffrey A. Kessler, Assistant Vice President and Dean of Student Affairs

What You Need to Know

Health and Safety

Eugene Palma, Associate Vice President for Public Safety and Campus Transportation
Rhonnie Jaus, J.D., Title IX Coordinator and Director of Equity and Compliance
Carol Lucas, Ph.D. ’13, L.C.S.W., Director of Counseling and Support Services
Jacqueline Johnston, ANP, Director of Health Services

Academic Life

Sam L Grogg, Ph.D., Interim Provost and Executive Vice President
Lester Baltimore, Ph.D., Senior Associate Provost for Undergraduate Programs and Student Success

Careers and Internships: Prepping Students for Success

Thomas J. Ward, Jr. ’93, Executive Director of Center for Career and Professional Development


Della Hudson, Associate Dean of Student Affairs

Break-Out Sessions (select one)

Commuting to Adelphi

Alexa Grosskreuz, Assistant Director of Center for Student Involvement

Living on Campus

Guy Seneque, Director of Residential Life and Housing

Please join us for the President’s Reception in the Center for Recreation and Sports following the program.


Students can sign up their parents for the August 25 Parent Orientation. Use your 7-digit Adelphi student ID number to register. A confirmation will be sent to the parent’s email account



For further information, please contact:

Division of Student Affairs
Nexus Building, Room 303
p – 516.877.3660
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