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 your best value, too.

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97%

Students Receiving Aid

Almost 100% of our students receive some form of financial aid.

$25 Million

Grants & Scholarships

Our financial assistance can transform your future.

98%

Immediate Career Outcomes

98% of our students land in a job or graduate school within 6 months after graduation.

Undergraduate - NY Resident 2018-19

Our average aid award significantly reduces the cost of attendance. New York state residents are eligible for a discount on select programs.

Costs for New York State Resident Liberal Arts & Sciences, 
Business
Engineering - 
Mechanical, Renewable Energy, Undecided
Art & Design,
Engineering - Biomaterials, Ceramic, Glass, Materials Science
Tuition * $32,494 $26,308 $19,130
Required Fees $990 $990 $990
Residence Hall ** $6,340 $6,340 $6,340
Meal Plan *** $6,176 $6,176 $6,176
Estimated Personal Expense **** $3,400 $3,400 $3,400
Total Direct Cost (Fall & Spring) $49,400 $43,214 $36,036

*Tuition is based on an academic year.

**Residence Hall rates are based on a double room.

***Meal Plan rates are based on our "Gold" meal plan. Students may choose from several different meal plan options ranging from $5,982 - $6,362 per year.

****Personal Expenses include books, supplies, travel, and other personal expenses.

Tuition & Fees for New York State Resident Liberal Arts & Sciences, 
Business
Engineering - 
Mechanical, Renewable Energy, Undecided
Art & Design,
Engineering - Biomaterials, Ceramic, Glass, Materials Science
Tuition $32,494 $26,308 $19,130
Full Time Student Service Fee * $990 $990 $990
Total Direct Cost (Fall & Spring) $33,484 $27,298 $20,120

*The Full Time Student Service Fee is for students enrolled in Alfred University on a full time basis. Part-time tuition rates (<12 credits per semester) for 2018-19 are charged per credit hour and there is a part-time student service fee.

Room Costs for
New York State Resident
Amount
On Campus* $6,340
Off Campus** $12,516

*Most first year students live on campus in a traditional style residence hall double room. A limited number of single rooms are available.

**The Off Campus average cost is $12,516 per year. Students living off campus (not with parents) are provided this estimated average cost for room and meal expense planning and it is used in our financial aid budgets.

Meal Plan Costs for New York State Resident King Alfred
Plan
Gold Plan** Purple
Plan
Black Knight
Plan
Commuter
Plan
Meal Swipes per week (Ade) Unlimited 10 8 3 0
Saxon Swipes 15 60 45 30 80
Dining Dollars* $50 $200 $250 $575 $100
Total Cost (Fall & Spring) $6,362 $6,176 $5,982 $5,172 $2,520

*Dining Dollars are used like cash at AVI Fresh locations and select vending machines on campus. Dining Dollars only come with the purchase of a meal plan and roll over from Fall to Spring semester, but expire regardless of balance on Commencement Day of each academic year. Additional Dining Dollars may be purchased.

**We use the "Gold" plan for financial aid calculations.

Personal Expenses for
New York State Resident
Amount
Books & Supplies $1,300
Personal $2,100
Total Cost (Fall & Spring) $3,400

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Jane Gilliland

Exec Dir Student Fin Services