Alfred University

Key majors offered
Art - Sculpture/Dimensional Studies
Art History And Theory
Athletic Training
Biomaterials Engineering
Business Administration
Ceramic Engineering
Criminal Justice Studies
Environmental Studies
Glass Engineering Science
Health Fitness Management
Materials Science And Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Renewable Energy Engineering
Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate Yes 2000 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Bachelor $ $$ $$ $ 112
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


Founded: 1836, one of the first coeducational institutions in the United States. Private, non-sectarian, with state-sponsored programs in engineering and art and design. Location: Alfred, New York a village in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains about an hour west of Corning, an hour and a half south of Rochester and two hours from Buffalo. Students: About 1,600 undergraduates and nearly 150 graduate students from 43 states and 16 countries attend full-time on the Alfred campus. We have about 90 additional part-time graduate students on the Alfred, NY campus, and 475 graduate students enrolled in our AUNY NY-metro area programs. Campus: 232-acre campus with more than 50 academic and residential buildings. Residential, student-centered, vibrant living/learning community. Plus, another 400 acres of nearby recreational land. Admission is selective. In general, admitted undergraduate students have an A, B+ or B high school average and the middle 50% have SAT scores between 910 and 1140. Admitted graduate students should have a 3.0 GPA or better. Financial Aid: More than 97% of the entering first year class receives some type of financial assistance: university, federal, state and private. Graduates: Surveys of AU graduates consistently reveal that one year after graduation our students have at 97% career outcomes rate. Alfred Uni is accredited by: Middle States Commission on Higher Ed, NY State Board of Regents, & the Commissioner of Ed, Accreditation Board of Eng & Tech (Programs in Ceramic Eng, Glass Eng Science, Materials Science & Eng, Electrical Eng & Mechanical Eng), Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Ed, National Association of Schools of Art & Design, Commission on Accreditation, American Chemical Society, Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation, National Association of School Psychologists, Commission on Accreditation of Counseling and Related Ed Programs,TEAC


Undergraduates live on campus for three semesters.

Student life

Life at Alfred University means club meetings and movie nights, music and theater, games and guest speakers, sports, and student government. And that's just one week. Into robotics? Care to dance? Want to play a Division III sport? From dining with friends to mind-bending artistic endeavors, you'll discover what lights you up at Alfred. Alfred University has over 90 clubs and organizations, intramural sports, Division III athletics, and much, much more!