Adelphi University Veteran Services & Resources
Is Adelphi University a Good School for Veterans?
If you're a veteran who is thinking about going back to school, it's important to see how well the school treats its students with prior military service first. That's why we've put together this report that gives you the facts about Adelphi University veteran students. If you're looking for information related to military tuition assistance such as the GI Bill® or Yellow Ribbon Program, go to the following page: Adelphi University G.I. Bill Information
What You'll Find in Our Veterans Report on Adelphi:
- Number of Veterans
- Federal Program Participation
- Credit for Military Training
- VA Complaints
How Does Adelphi Rank for Veterans?
To help identify those institutions that do a stellar job at supporting veterans, College Factual produces its Best Schools for Veterans list each year.
The 2022 edition of this list ranked Adelphi University at #969.The school also ranked #62 in our Best for Vets in New York ranking.
In addition to our overall rankings, we also calculate our Best for Vets by degree level rankings. The table below shows how Adelphi fared in those rankings.
|Best Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||763|
|Best Master’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||748|
|Best Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Veterans||535|
How Many Veterans Go to Adelphi?
A large number of veterans attending a college means the college and faculty are more used to supporting and accommodating the needs of those with prior military experience.
According to the VA, there are 99 G.I. Bill® students at Adelphi. Around 1.31% of students at the school are using the GI Bill® since the total enrollment at Adelphi is 7,584. For context, let's take this into consideration. According to the Student Veterans of America, approximately three to four per cent of American college students are veterans.
This number includes all chapters of the GI Bill®, e.g. Post-9/11, Montgomery GI Bill and Reserve Education Assistance Program. It also includes Veteran Readiness and Employment. It does not include any active-duty military personnel that are attending this college via Tuition Assistance, so the total military population is potentially larger than this.
Federal Veteran Programs at Adelphi
Adelphi University participates in the following federal programs for vets.
|DOD Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)||Yes|
What does this mean to me? Below you can view the specific commitments this school has made by participating in individual programs.
|Career and Vocational Support|
|Regionally or Nationally Accredited - view all accreditations|
|Provide information that increases accountability and transparency.|
|Participate in the Military Voluntary Education Review (MVER)|
|Referrals to community organizations as needed.|
Adelphi University does have a student veterans group.
Does Adelphi Give Credit for Military Training?
If you have specialized military training, Adelphi may take that into consideration and grant college credit for that. Talk with your admissions counselor to learn more.
Adelphi Reserve Officer Training Corp (ROTC)
- Air Force
Complaints to the VA About Adelphi
There have been no complaints registered to the VA for this college.
- National Center for Education Statistics
- U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
- College Scorecard
- Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System
More about our data sources and methodologies.