Academics

From lectures and lab research to our 13:1 student-to-faculty ratio to class sizes averaging 18 students, AU cultivates the skills, habits, and qualities of character the global 21st century economy is looking for. Alfred University embodies a "can do" attitude about inventing solutions and creating what's next.

Your Academic Journey Starts Here

APEX

With APEX you'll participate in life-changing educational experiences outside of the classroom.

Common Ground

A series of discussions among first-year and transfer students facilitated by members of administration, faculty, and staff.

First-Year Experiences

Alfred University connects you to outstanding faculty, staff, and fellow students and prepares you for a successful first year.

Online Learning

Online Learning is a flexible option for busy students. Students may enroll in online courses to meet degree requirements, take...

Schools & Colleges

Within Alfred University's 5 colleges & schools and New York State College of Ceramics, we give students an uncommon set of...

Honors

A community where you can develop a unique perspective through critical independent thinking. It's serious play.

Learn about the Honors Program at AU!