Summers At Alfred

The campus is always buzzing with opportunities for not only AU students, but for the community, grade school students, working professionals, and art enthusiasts!

Summer Courses

Students can take advantage of Alfred University's Summer Term courses to get ahead, catch-up or stay on-track to graduate.

Summer Term

Explore Summer Opportunities

Summer Institutes & Sports Camps

Each summer, we welcome grade school students from all over the country to our beautiful Alfred University campus to participate in exciting academic institutes and sports camps.

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Engineering Short Courses

For those interested in increasing their expertise in the field of ceramics and glasses, or for those just being introduced, our engineering short courses are a great option.

Arts Workshops

Discover artistic inspiration with Alfred University's Summer Arts Workshops. Dive into painting, printmaking, photography, music,...

Ceramics Workshops

Explore Alfred University's Summer Ceramics workshops, rooted in a century-old partnership with the New York State College of Ceramics....

Reunion 2025

Make plans to come to Reunion 2025 on June 5 - 8.

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21st University Conference on Glass

The 21st University Conference on Glass is a 5-day conference for undergrads, graduates, and professionals to learn about the latest glass research and science.

The MostArts Festival

The Magic Returns July 14 - 20, 2024!

Alfred/Düsseldorf Summer Artist Residency 2024

This intimately scaled artist residency will take place for three weeks at our spacious graduate painting studio facility in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Summer Arts BIPOC Residency

BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) Artist-in-Residence program provides early-career BIPOC artists with time and space to dive deeply into their artistic research and practice, and creative endeavors.

For New Students

AU Advantage Summer Bridge Program

The AU Advantage Summer Bridge Program (AUA) assists first-year students in transitioning from high school to college – personally,...

Alfred Kickstart 2024

We understand that the college journey has unknown aspects that may be making you feel uneasy. You're probably excited to get started in...

Welcome Week

Welcome to the family! You're Alfred University bound, so now what? Welcome Week! It's a series of fun and exciting events and...