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Environmental Studies and Sciences

Explore the Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences

An exploration that begins in the classroom and expands globally.

Adelphi’s Long Island location enables you to participate in extensive research involving our local coasts, waterways and marine life. But you’re not limited to the New York area. We offer opportunities to study archaeology and anthropology in Alaska and Crete and biodiversity in the Great Barrier Reef and tropics of Australia.

Research and Study Abroad

Educational opportunities in the field and abroad

» See research opportunities

Fellowships and Grants

Have a powerful and unique academic experience.

» Apply for elite programs

Volunteer Opportunities

Use your passion to help in the community.

» Make a difference


Rewarding academic excellence.

» Recognition of success


A variety of options for hands-on learning.

» Gain experience

Environmental Action Coalition

A club devoted to protecting the environment

» Get involved

Adelphi Goes Green

Check out everything Adelphi does to stay green.

» Go green with AU

Job Opportunities

Now that you’re ready to graduate are you looking for an environmental job?

» Start your career

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For further information, please contact:

Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences
Science Building
p – 516.877.4170

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