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Our students are creative, talented, quirky, authentic, and involved. You will be a part of a "maker-culture" - a university alive with ideas that become inventions, award-winning art and performances, scientific breakthroughs, and humanitarian initiatives.

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Majors

We've got 40 majors, over 50 minors, and plenty of support and guidance for those who are undecided.

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Student:Faculty Ratio

Small classes lead to invigorating discussions. With personal attention from faculty who love to teach, you will succeed.

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Clubs & Organizations

Whether you're into comics or cheerleading, you'll find plenty of opportunities to find your people. Don't see what you are interested in? Start your own club!

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Deposit & Next Steps

Congratulations on your acceptance to Alfred University! Secure your spot in our incoming class today & see what other steps you need to take as an accepted student.

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Apply to Alfred

You've decided AU is for you...now apply for admission. You can apply with our university application or through the Common Application.

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Undergraduate

We give students an uncommon set of top-ranked programs. Here you can mix & match courses in engineering, the arts, psychology, the sciences, and business paired with an active, varied campus life making an unforgettable experience. Want to transfer, or apply as an international student? We make it easy.

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Graduate

With both on-campus and off-campus programs across a wide range of disciplines, there's an advanced degree program that fits your career goals and lifestyle.

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Learn More & Next Steps...

Transfer

Alfred University welcomes applications for admission from students seeking to transfer from other accredited colleges and universities. We have found that the breadth of e...

Transferring to Alfred University? Take a look at all we have to offer, and start the transfer-in process today!

Affording Alfred

From our scholarships, work study, and more, we can connect you with the tools that put an Alfred University education within your reach.

We make a quality education affordable through grants, scholarships, internships, and more.

Tuition Cost & Fees

Our knockout blend of a rigorous education and generous financial aid makes us a U.S. News & World Report "Best Value" school - and we're ready to be you...

Gain a clear understanding of the costs to attend AU and the myriad options available to reduce that cost. It's more affordable than you might think!

Visit Us

Discover for yourself why Alfred University is Outside of Ordinary!

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Opportunity Programs

The Arthur O. Eve (A.O.E.) Opportunity Programs (HEOP/EOP)

Opportunity Programs

School Counselors

Keep up-to-date on all Alfred University has to offer your students.

School Counselors

Admissions Events

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Application Deadlines

Take note of our application deadlines and make sure you have plenty of time to submit your entire application. We look forward to getting to know you and what makes you stand out from the crowd.

First Year
Fall Regular Decision
February 1

Fall Early Decision
November 1

Spring Regular Decision
December 1

Transfer
Fall Semester
July 1

Spring Semester
December 1

Graduate
Fall Semester

PsyD & MFA
January 15
All other programs
February 1 (preferred)
August 1 (final)

Spring Semester
MBA & Engineering Only
October 1 (preferred)
December 1 (final)

International
Fall Semester
June 15

Spring Semester
November 15

We'll Help You Find the Answers

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Jake Yale

Director, Admissions