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I went here for a yr and leftNot so brightCommunications
I went here for a yr and left because although the campus is gorgeous and dorms were beautiful there was nothing to do other then go to class. There are almost no clubs no events weekends the place deserted I was horrified. Now I am at another long island college and the food and clubs and activities are amazing. I went to adelphi because they gave me a huge amt of money. I really should not have
1st Year Female -- Class 2011
Campus Aesthetics: A+, Useful Schoolwork: F
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I am a sophomore resident at Adelphi.Quite BrightPsychology
I am a sophomore resident at Adelphi. I don't mean to "beat a dead horse," but college is really what you make of it and nothing else. I have known people who hate Adelphi and also those who love it. The key to either one of these groups is the crowd you fall into at Adelphi. Because of the relative small size of the campus, it tends to be very cliquey. Those who fall into the wrong crowd who do nothing but smoke everyday, will hate this school. Those who fall into the crowd of people who want to go out and have a good time will love this school. Because of this, I recommend you chose your friends here very carefully. There are a lot more negative people here than positive, but if you can find the good one's you'll be set.

The classes here aren't that hard if you actually do the work. Most of the teachers are really helpful and nice but of course there are the few that are a nightmare.Overall, people usually gravitate to the extremes about Adelphi: hate it or love it. Find good friends who actually want to do stuff and actually do your work and you won't regret coming here. Good luck.

1st Year Male -- Class 2011
Campus Aesthetics: A+, Social Life: B-
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Diamondopolous nearly ruined this school.Economics
Diamondopolous nearly ruined this school. I managed to get into Columbia for grad school to save my career. Fortunately, I hear good things about the new President - but Adelphi went from a fairly competitive ranking all the way down to non-competitive. It will take a lot of public relations to restore the alumn feelings for this place - a School President with $100,000 desks just turns me off when it comes to donations to the school. What was that Board thinking that they allowed him to abuse the institution like that? Thankfully a dedicated faculty really seemed to save something.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
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