NYC Scholars Program


Admission Requirements for Adelphi’s NYC Scholars Program

The program is open to all Adelphi undergraduates except first-semester students.

nyc-student-hearstThe NYC Scholars Program is open to undergraduates who have completed at least one semester at Adelphi’s Garden City campus. Enrollment is limited and selective. A $150 deposit is required from admitted students in order to reserve your spot in the program.

To be considered, you must:

  • Have at least 15 credits in elective courses unused and available.
  • Submit your résumé along with an essay explaining what you hope to gain from the experience.
  • Obtain an academic reference and gain the approval of your adviser.
  • Select an internship preference.
  • Be cleared by the Office of Student Conduct and Community Standards, verifying no suspensions or record of academic dishonesty.

Preference will be given to applicants with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

The application deadline for Spring 2018 is October 1, 2017.

» Apply to NYC Scholars for Spring 2018


For further information, please contact:

Christine Raco
Graduate Assistant
p – 516.877.3410
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