What's the bottom line? You can afford Alfred University!
- We awarded $25 million in gift aid to our students last year (awards that don't need to be paid back!)
- 97% of our students receive some form of financial assistance - from need-based financial aid, to scholarships, to grants. There are also other types of aid and loans available to make an Alfred University education affordable for you.
Don't assume you can't afford Alfred University or that you won't qualify for need-based financial aid. Complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form to find out. Our Federal School Code for the FAFSA: 002668
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Gain a clear understanding of the costs to attend AU and the many options available to reduce that cost. It's more affordable than you might think.
Using the net price calculator, you can start to find out your eligibility for financial aid and estimate your out-of-pocket expenses.
Alfred University makes a quality education affordable through various forms of financial assistance.
In compliance with federal and New York State regulations and University policies, Alfred University has established satisfactory academic progress standards for financial aid.
AU is one of only two schools in the state that participates in the Excelsior Scholarship, NYS STEM Incentive Program and Enhanced Tuition Assistance Program while providing own institutional aid.
Our Arthur O. Eve (A.O.E.) Opportunity Programs (HEOP/EOP) recruit, enroll and provide undergraduate academic and financial support to NYS high school graduates who meet the program qualifications.