Alfred University

Campus Description

The non-sectarian University is comprised of the privately endowed College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, College of Professional Studies, School of Business, and the New York State College of Ceramics (School of Art and Design and the Kazuo Inamori School of Engineering). Bachelor's, master's, doctoral degrees, as well as the certificate of advanced study are awarded as the culmination of Alfred University's academic and professional programs.

One Saxon Dr., Alfred, NY 14802

Fax: 
607.871.2198

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Degrees Offered

Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, Certificate of Advanced Study

Sports

Varsity Sports, NCAA Division III: Women's: basketball, cross-country, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, indoor and outdoor track, volleyball. Men's: basketball, cross-country, football, lacrosse, soccer, swimming and diving, tennis, indoor and outdoor track. Coed: equestrian.

Intramural Sports: Approximately 20 intramural sports offered.

Club Sports: Women's: field hockey, skiing. Men's: baseball, golf, ice hockey, rugby, skiing, and volleyball.

Clubs and Activities

There are more than 90 clubs, groups, and organizations available to Alfred University students. We have a very active student government and media outlets such as AUTV, and our student newspaper, Fiat Lux. We encourage our students to participate in campus activities as part of the Alfred experience. Some of our popular programs include Hot Dog Day weekend, SAB Concerts, and the Alfies Award Show.

Enrollment for Fall 2016

Undergraduate (Matriculated): 1,725 (FT: 900 men, 800 women; PT: 11 men, 14 women)
Graduate (Matriculated): 575 (FT: 71 men, 98 wowmen; PT: 101 men, 305 women)
40.7% enrolled in top quarter of high school class
11.7% enrolled in top 10% of high school class
SAT verbal range: 450 – 560
SAT math range: 460 – 580
ACT range: 20 – 26
55.4% have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher
39.8% have a high school GPA of 2.0 to less than 3.0

Campus Demographics

 Undergraduate StudentsGraduate Students
% Black / African American9.26%25.22%
% Asian1.98%2.26%
% Hispanic / Latino7.27%15.13%
% White, Non-Hispanic68.25%31.65%
% American Indian / Alaskan Native.39%.52%
% International / Nonresident Alien2.64%4.17%
% Two or more races2.53%0%
% Unknown Race / Ethnicity11.68%21.04%

Tuition Information for 2016-2017

Tuition & Fees:
$31,070 per year or $960 per credit
Tuition Only:
$30,100
Room & Board:
$12,020
Room Only:
$6,140
Graduate Tuition & Fees:

 

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, College of Professional Studies Grad Tuition: $38,020

Engineering Grad Tuition: $22,520

Admission/Application Deadlines

Freshmen Applications:
fall- February 1 regular decision, early decision December 1; spring- December 1 regular decision
Transfer Applications:
fall: July 1; spring: December 1

Financial Aid Deadlines

Financial Aid Deadlines (Same for Freshmen and Transfers):
n/a
Financial Aid Deadlines for Freshmen:
fall- March 15; spring- December 1
Financial Aid Deadlines for Transfers:
fall- May 15; spring- December 1

Application Requirements

Freshmen: Freshman: HS transcript including all academic work to date; at least 1 letter of recommendation; SAT or ACT; essay; additional credentials or interview may be required for some applicants; portfolio is required of art and design applicants; $50 application fee (fee is waived for students that visit campus. The fee may be also be waived for financial hardship.
Transfers: Transfers: Official transcript(s) from all colleges previously attended; an official HS transcript; essay; at least 1 letter of recommendation; $50 application fee (fee is waived for students that visit campus).
International: All secondary transcripts including all academic work to date and showing proof of graduation; an art portfolio if applying to The School of Art and Design; SAT or ACT and TOEFL or IELTS; at least 1 letter of recommendation; additional credentials or interview may be required for some applicants; $50 application fee (fee is waived for students that visit campus. The fee may be also be waived for financial hardship.
Average Financial Aid Package:
$26,882