Alfred University

Alfred, NY

Alfred University

Alfred, NY

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Tuition & Fees

$34,960

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
600
25th
480
75th
600
25th
490
75th
26
25th
19
75th
26
25th
19
75th
27
25th
21
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undergraduateRatios

56%

male

44%

female

11

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

64%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,726
Declined 1,526
Total Received 4,252
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Private

2,212

undergraduate students

738

graduate students

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Location

School Facts

Alfred University is a private, coeducational institution. Its 600-acre campus is located in Alfred, 75 miles south of Rochester.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 2,950
Established in 1836
Coeducational Coeducational

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232-acre campus in Alfred (population: 4,041) with an additional 400-acres nearby of recreational land; 75 miles south of Rochester. Public transportation to nearby towns. Major airport and train serve Rochester; smaller airport serves Elmira (60 miles). School operates transportation to airports for holiday and semester breaks.

  • Campus Setting: Small town

Alfred University
1 Saxon Drive
Alfred, NY
14802-1205

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
71%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
95%
of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
600
25th
480
75th
600
25th
490
75th
26
25th
19
75th
26
25th
19
75th
27
25th
21

Admissions Facts

Application fee $50
Other application fee Fee waived if applicant visits campus. No fee if applicant uses Institutional portal.
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Required of some
Common application accepted Yes
Application deadline (priority deadline) February 1
School has early decision program Yes
Early decision program application deadline December 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Reasoning only Considered if submitted ACT only Considered if submitted SAT or ACT Required SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Moderately Selective

64%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,726
Declined 1,526
Total Received 4,252

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Formal demonstration of competencies
Secondary School Record

Recommended

Completion of college-preparatory program
Secondary School Rank

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Other
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

88%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$22,306

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $33,760
Room $6,498
Board $6,554
Additional fees $1,200
Books & supplies $1,300
Total $49,312
Average Financial Aid - $22,306
Total with Avg. Aid $27,006

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Financial Aid Office


P: 607 871-2159
F: 607 871-2252
finaid@alfred.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball yes yes
Equestrian yes
Football yes
Lacrosse yes yes
Other sports yes
Skiing yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Swimming and diving yes yes
Tennis yes yes
Track and field indoor yes yes
Track and field outdoor yes yes
Track and field x country yes yes
Volleyball yes

Club Sports - Men's

baseball, basketball, cheerleading, equestrian sports, ice hockey, rugby, soccer, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

basketball, cheerleading, equestrian sports, field hockey, rugby, soccer, ultimate Frisbee

Intramural/Recreational Sports

badminton, basketball, biking, bowling, dance team, extreme sports, golf, handball, martial arts, mini baja, quidditch, skiing, snowboarding, soccer, trap/skeet shooting

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Empire Eight

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting. yes yes
Art History, Criticism and Conservation. yes
Art Teacher Education. yes
Athletic Training/Trainer. yes
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering. yes yes
Biological and Physical Sciences. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Business Administration and Management, General. yes yes
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics. yes
Ceramic Sciences and Engineering. yes yes yes
Chemistry, General. yes
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services. yes
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services. yes
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration. yes
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia. yes
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General. yes
Electrical and Electronics Engineering. yes
Elementary Education and Teaching. yes
Engineering, Other. yes yes yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
Environmental Studies. yes
Finance, General. yes
Fine/Studio Arts, General. yes
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other. yes
Geology/Earth Science, General. yes
Gerontology. yes
Health/Health Care Administration/Management. yes
History, General. yes
Humanities/Humanistic Studies. yes
International/Globalization Studies. yes
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. yes
Marketing/Marketing Management, General. yes
Materials Engineering. yes yes yes
Mathematics, General. yes
Mathematics, Other. yes
Mechanical Engineering. yes yes
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor. yes
Painting. yes
Philosophy. yes
Physics, General. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Public Administration. yes
Reading Teacher Education. yes
School Psychology. yes yes
Sculpture. yes
Sociology, General. yes
Spanish Language and Literature. yes
Speech Communication and Rhetoric. yes

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Art/design
  2. Mechanical Engineering
  3. Business Administration

Programs Offered

  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Business
  • Engineering

Pre-professional Programs

  • Other
  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-veterinary science

2,950

total students

77%

in-state

23%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

75%

2,212
students

Female
44%
966

Male
56%
1,246

25%

738
students

Female
73%
542

Male
27%
196

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

78%

1,731
students

Female
47%
812

Male
53%
919

22%

481
students

Female
32%
154

Male
68%
327

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Student Break-down

8%
Nonresident aliens
10%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
7%
Hispanic/Latino
59%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
10%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

7%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Not Required/Recommended

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: August 1

Spring: December 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

75

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

45

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 16
Countries most often represented China
France
India
Japan
Saudi Arabia
South Korea
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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