Admissions

At Alfred University, you'll be part of a "maker culture" - a university alive with ideas that become inventions, award-winning art and performances, scientific breakthroughs and humanitarian initiatives. our students are creative, talented, quirky, authentic and involved. If that sounds like you, you're in the right place.

Make it Official!

Accepted to Alfred University?
Congratulations! Secure your spot now in our incoming class and see what your next steps are to becoming a Saxon.

Make Your Deposit
Accepted Student Checklist

COVID-19 Changes to Admission Process

We've made accommodations to make the application process easier on you during this pandemic. Deadline extensions, certain required materials are now optional, certain fees waived, and more. Check out the FAQs for more info.

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Discover for yourself why Alfred University is Outside of Ordinary!

Opportunity Programs

Our Arthur O. Eve (A.O.E.) Opportunity Programs (HEOP/EOP) recruit, enroll and provide undergraduate academic and financial support to...

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School Counselors

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

The Alfred Advantage

At Alfred University, you won’t spend all your time behind a desk. Our curriculum is designed around experiential learning, which means...

APEX

With APEX you'll get funded (yes, funded!) to participate in life-changing educational experiences outside of the classroom.

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AlfredU on Social

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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 Early Action

November 1

Fall Regular Decision

February 1 Preferred

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