Welcome to Alfred University

Information for Cazenovia College Students

We know it's probably been a stressful few months. Our promise to you is to make your transition from Cazenovia College to Alfred University a simple one, keeping you on-time to graduate with the degree you've been working toward. And we'll be with you each step of the way.

Let's Get Started

First thing's first. It's critical that you let us know you're considering Alfred University as your teach-out school of choice for the Fall semester. The good news is that we've created a streamlined transfer process just for Caz students like you. Here's what you'll need to submit:

Start Your Transfer Now!

Once you've submitted your transfer request, a member of our dedicated Cazenovia transfer admissions staff will reach out to you to answer any remaining questions and personally walk you through the rest of your transfer. Topics we'll cover with you will include:

  • your career goals
  • available transfer programs of study (see table below)
  • course equivalencies
  • tuition matching from Caz
  • financial aid awards
  • housing & carryover roommate preferences from Caz

Have general questions about Alfred's teach-out agreement with Cazenovia, transfer credits, living in Alfred, extracurriculars or athletics? Contact Kristen Vargason, Director of Admissions and your new primary contact at Alfred University!


The Bachelor's Degree programs included under our teach-out agreement with Cazenovia College, and their Alfred University equivalencies, are outlined in the following table. We will clearly communicate degree requirements and individual course equivalencies with you once you've begun your transfer.

Cazenovia College Program Title Program Award Alfred University Equivalent Program
Accounting Management BPS Accounting, BS
Arts Management BFA Art, BFA
Arts Management minor
Biology BA Biology, BA
Business BS Business Administration, BS
Business Management BPS Business Administration, BS
Communication Studies BA Communication Studies, BA
Criminal Justice & Homeland Security BS Criminal Justice Studies, BA
Criminal Justice Psychology Dual BS Criminal Justice Studies, BA
Psychology, BA
English BA English, BA
English Communication Studies Dual BA English, BA
Communication Studies, BA
Environmental Biology BS Environmental Studies, BA
Equine Management BPS Business Administration, BS
Equine Business Management minor
Finance BS Finance, BS
Finance BPS Finance, BS
History BA History, BA
History Social Science Dual BA History, BA
Sociology, BA
Inclusive Early Childhood Education BS Early Childhood Education, BS
Inclusive Elementary Education BS Early Childhood Education, BS
Photography BFA Art - Drawing, Painting & Photography (BFA)
Psychology BS Psychology, BA
Social Science BA Sociology, BA
Sport Management BPS Business Administration, BS
Sports Management minor
Studio Art BFA Art, BFA

Next Steps

If you've decided to transfer to Alfred to finish your degree – or even if you haven't – why not come for a visit? For virtually all of our prospective students, a visit to Alfred confirms that this is the place for them. Want to visit Alfred before you decide to transfer but need help with lodging or travel costs? Tell us when you plan to visit and we'll make it happen!

Here you'll experience a peaceful but lively valley campus, beautiful surroundings, lots to do and plenty of friendly and supportive faculty, staff and classmates you'll soon call your friends.

Welcome to Alfred University!

Visit Alfred

Discover for yourself why Alfred University is Outside of Ordinary!

Living at Alfred

Learning includes living. In addition to guaranteed housing, you'll enjoy great meals with great friends in our dining halls with food sourced from local farms.

Fitness & Recreation

We offer a variety of programs in order to provide the entire campus with the opportunity to stay active.

students on the Brick lawn in hammocks

Start Your Transfer

Cazenovia College students who would like to complete their degree at Alfred University are encouraged to begin their transfer process as soon as possible. Caz students may bypass our full transfer application process simply by completing this form.

Alfred Stories

Whether transferring to Alfred University from 10 miles away or 10,000, you've found your home at Alfred University.

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From South Africa to Alfred New York

"In South Africa, it’s seen as a great privilege and opportunity to be able to study in America. I am beyond grateful to be able to do this in such a gorgeous, friendly and supportive environment."

Talulla Torthe, 2022
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