Getting Started at Adelphi

 
 

Transfer Students

Getting Started Checklist for Transfer Students

Once You’ve Been Accepted

If you haven’t already done so, apply for financial aid. Don’t miss out on your opportunity to receive need-based grants, federal student loans and Federal Work Study employment.
Explore on-campus housing options available in our seven residence halls.

IMPORTANT: Pay Your Deposit By the Deadline in Your Acceptance Letter
Before you can register for
Transfer Transition (orientation) or apply for housing, you must Pay Your Deposit. OYou’ll then receive the New Student Kit in the mail, which contains a handbook of next steps and forms.

Once You’ve Paid Your Deposit

Find out how to log in to the secure eCampus portal so you can apply for housing, access your AU Gmail, course assignments, important forms and other exclusive services.

Please note: Access to eCampus is not immediate. It could take 1-5 days after you’ve deposited to gain access to the eCampus portal, depending on method of payment (e.g., payment by electronic check  can take 5 business days for your payment to clear).

All students are required to complete the Immunization/Health History and Assessment form with their physician. Please note: You will not be allowed to attend class and may be withdrawn from the University unless these forms are on file with Health Services. Also make sure you meet insurance requirements.

As a transfer student, you’ll learn about Adelphi during Transfer Transition, an orientation program specifically designed to introduce you to the many academic and co-curricular activities at Adelphi, and help your transition as you continue your academic journey. You can also speak with a representative from Student Financial Services about billing and financial aid.

All transfer students who are enrolled in a B.A. granting program in the College of Arts and Sciences must fulfill the Adelphi language requirement of four semesters of language or their equivalent. If you have not taken a college-level language you must take the online placement test.

Bring a form of photo ID (driver’s license or permit, passport, school ID) to receive your Adelphi Photo ID Card at the Department of Public Safety and Transportation (located in Levermore Hall).

Register your car with the Department of Public Safety and Transportation to receive your parking decal.
Browse the offerings of our Transfer Student Services, which includes you many ways to get involved in campus life, as involvement helps you transition to Adelphi.
Get to know our Transfer Ambassadors, student leaders who successfully transferred to Adelphi University and now assist with providing fun, educational, and interactive programming for new and returning transfer students.
Learn about Tau Sigma, a national honor society that recognizes and promote the academic excellence and involvement of transfer students. Membership into this prestigious organization provides members with scholarship and leadership opportunities.
Explore our Student Handbooks and Support Services for more information about University services. The Transfer Students Newsletter inspires transfer students to become engaged in and beyond the classroom at Adelphi.
Connect with other Adelphi students and stay up to date with everything Adelphi on our mobile apps and at Facebook Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Pinterest.
 

For further information, please contact:

Center for Student Involvement
University Center, Room 110
p – 516.877.3603
e – csi@adelphi.edu

What Is eCampus?
The eCampus portal integrates online tools and the email account you’ll need to use at Adelphi.
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