1,707
Students
Financial aid thermometer
27,889
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
62
62%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Alfred University is a University institution located in Alfred, NY, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address Alumni Hall
Alfred, NY  14802-1205
United States
Contact Mr. Jake Yale
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@alfred.edu
Phone: 607-871-2115
Fax: 607-871-2198

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering Checkmark
Ceramic Sciences And Engineering Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

3,566
Applied
2,237
Accepted
1,707
Enrolled
63%
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Female Admissions

1,794
Females Applied
1,111
Females Accepted
62%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

1,772
Males Applied
1,126
Males Accepted
64%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
2.96
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
One recommendation
Required for some programs Interview
Other requirements may exist (see below)
Recommended Interview
Other requirements: Portfolio for applicants to the School of Art and Design

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 1st Not reported
Early decision plan December 1st December 15th
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 1st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 550 490 610
SAT Math 560 500 600
ACT Composite 23 20 26

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

32,494
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Fees

990
Full-time student fees
12,516
Room & board
6,340
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

27,889
Avg. Financial Aid Package
31,102
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
10,457
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,940
Avg. Loan Aid
12,114
Avg. Grant Aid
21,500
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
83%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
20%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,707
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
18%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 7.67%
Black or African American 9.9%
White or Caucasian 63.03%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.29%
Asian 2.11%
Two or more races 2.81%
Other 11.83%

Gender

Male (52.08%)
Female (47.92%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 75%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Hot Dog Day, Homecoming and Family Weekend

Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Senate, Habitat for Humanity, Drawn to Diversity and Student Activities Board

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark Division 3 No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Equestrian Sports No Checkmark No
Football Checkmark No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse Checkmark Division 3 No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Skiing (cross-country) Checkmark No No
Skiing (downhill) No Checkmark No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Squash Checkmark No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No

Faculty

193
Total Faculty
11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 153
Part-time - 40
Male - 103
Female - 90