Alfred University: Ranking & Review

Alfred University logo
Alfred Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 745 2623
Top 16%

Alfred University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate63%64%62%
Enrolled undergraduates418234184
Enrolled total (including graduate students)2,3541,0671,287

54 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $60.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores377
Percent of students submitting SAT scores90%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores121
Percent of students submitting ACT scores29%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

Alfred University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $43,686 $43,686
Off-campus $43,686 $43,686
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,454 and other expenses per full academic year.

Alfred University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 1,486 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $27,124 $27,124
Fees for full-time undergraduates $990 $990
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $998 $998
Tuition for Full-time graduates $32,769 $32,769
Fees for full-time graduates $990 $990
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $810 $810

Programs and Degrees

Education 14 134 148
Visual and Performing Arts 96 18 114
Engineering 89 11 6 106
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 64 34 98
Psychology 32 15 4 51
Health Professions and Related Programs 20 4 24
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 23 23
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 17 17
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 15 15
Physical Sciences 13 13
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 11 11
English Language and Literature & Letters 10 10
Social Sciences 7 7
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 6 6
History 4 4
Natural Resources and Conservation 4 4
Philosophy and Religious Studies 3 3
Mathematics and Statistics 3 3
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 2 2
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
Grand Total41023910659

A total of 410 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Alfred University.

At the master's and doctor's level 249 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate53%44%65%
  • Full-time retention rate - 68%

General info

MottoFiat Lux
Let there be Light
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorspurple, gold
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff546
Instructional FTE158
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs

Location and Contacts

AddressOne Saxon Drive
Alfred, New York, 14802-1205
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Remote
City population2,500 - 10,000
Fax+1 (607) 871 2198

Alfred University in Social Media