Application Fee
$40
Graduate Application Fee
$50
Acceptance Rate
74%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
11%
Freshmen Enrollment
1,132
SAT Scores
1,155
ACT Scores
24

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 13,919 students have applied and 10,342 students have allowed to admit to Adelphi University (Acceptance rate: 74.30%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 10.95 % where 1,132 students have finally enrolled out of 10,342 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is higher (easier to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York.

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,155 and the average ACT score is 24 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Adelphi University1,15524
All U.S. Colleges112368
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges113269
4-Years Colleges112468
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York120677

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At Adelphi University, 943 students submitted SAT scores (84% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,155 and it is average than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing530630
Mathematics530620
Total1,0601,250
At Adelphi University, 212 students submitted ACT scores (19% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 24 and it is lower than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading2127
English2229
Mathematics1926
Total6282

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Adelphi University. The school requires 5 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Recommendations, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 3 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program, Formal demonstration of competencies and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Adelphi University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended