Graduate School applicants should go to the Graduate student costs page.
Alfred University is committed to making a family's college investment more affordable through its generous financial aid and close scrutiny of costs.
Full-time tuition & fee
Alfred University is a private institution. However, some of our academic programs receive support from New York State resulting in individual programs with different tuition structures. Stated below is Alfred University's anticipated tuition structure by individual programs, and where applicable, by NY State residency status, for the 2018-19 academic year.
|College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, College of Professional Studies, and School of Business|
|Per Semester||Per Academic Year|
|First Year Student||$16,247||$32,494|
|Mechanical, Renewable Energy, and Undecided Engineering|
|First Year Student||$13,154||$26,308|
|School of Art & Design, Biomaterials Engineering, Ceramic Engineering, Glass Engineering Science, and Materials Science and Engineering (First Year & Transfer)|
|NY State Resident||$9,565||$19,130|
|Non-NY State Resident||$13,154||
|Full-time Student Service Fee|
Most first year students live on campus in a traditional style residence hall double room. A limited number of single rooms are available.
On-campus first year and transfer students may choose from several different meal plan options ranging in cost from $5,982 to $6,362 per year. The "Gold" meal plan ($6,176) is used in financial aid budgets. If eligible, upperclassman students may elect to accommodate off campus living arrangements.
Off-Campus Living Average Cost $12,272 per year
Students living off-campus (not with parents) are provided the above estimated average cost for room and meal expense planning and it is used in financial aid budgets.
Off-campus students may elect to purchase a meal plan.
|Estimated Books, Supplies, & Personal Expenses|
|Books & Supplies||$1,300|
Actual expenses for books, supplies, and personal needs may vary widely among students. These expenses will be dependent on life style, personal choice, major, travel distance to school and other factors.
*Art and Design students are charged an additional mandatory $20 annual wood shop fee and should plan on a higher amount for books and supplies.
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