Outside of Ordinary

Your Academic Journey Starts Here

In fact, there's nothing ordinary about us.

What do Tesla, the Navy Seals, Apple, and Meals on Wheels have in common? Alfred University graduates work there, among other crazy smart companies.

Scenic photo of campus during fall taken from above with a drone

Where we are is part of who you will become. Ingenuity grows wild here. There's literally more room for invention.

Student working on her artwork under a tree outside

Mix and match an uncommon set of top-ranked programs. We're big believers in mapping your own academic adventure.

It's All Within Your Reach

Affordable for All

We are committed to making a world-class Alfred University education accessible to everyone.

Visit Us

The beautiful Alfred University campus sits on the edge of a hill with 232 gorgeous acres plus another 400 acres nearby. Visit Alfred today and see that we're the right fit for you.


Our APEX (Applied & Experiential Learning) program makes sure every student has the opportunity to learn through experiences.

Oumar Soumahoro

Campus Spotlight

Oumar Soumahoro

"Alfred has taught me that you can only really blame yourself for your failure because life gives you all the weapons you need to your war. It is up to you to fight for yourself and overcome every single hurdle that comes your way."

We can't wait to get to know you

Life at Alfred University is far from ordinary. See what we have to offer. Whether you want to be an artist or engineer, accountant or CEO, mathematician or scientist, teacher or athletic trainer, we offer 40 majors and over 50 minors to put you on your path. We help you prepare for graduate or professional school, the workforce, and the world. Become a Saxon.