Lodging & Living


Alfred University is a residential, student-centered, vibrant living/learning community located on a beautiful 232 acre campus with more than 50 academic and residential buildings plus another 400 acres of nearby recreational land.


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Ample parking is available in student and faculty lots during the summer. No parking passes are required.


Alfred, NY is accessible for day trips to and from Niagara Falls (2 hours), Corning Museum of Glass (1 hour), Finger Lakes Wineries (30+ minutes), and Rochester area attractions (1+ hour).


Visit our Community page for information on area events and attractions in the summer. You can also learn about services available locally, such as banks, grocery stores, the farmers' market, pharmacy, etc. Summer activities include carillon recitals, hiking, swimming, Tai Chi, and visiting the shops in downtown Alfred.

Alfred University Bookstore

Located on the main floor of the Powell Campus Center in the center of the campus, the Bookstore carries a wide range of art supplies, tools, and materials.


Meals are available to purchase on a walk-in basis in Ade dining hall or Modified Meal Plan: $21.50 (two meals/day/person), or at restaurants in the Village of Alfred. There are a variety of restaurants within both walking and driving distance of campus.

Smoking Policy

All University buildings are smoke-free.

Animal Policy

Animals are not allowed in any University building unless trained to provide assistance to an individual with a disability.


100% network-wired, with wireless zones in selected locations.


Visit the library web pages for complete information and summer hours.

Herrick Memorial Library
Scholes Library of Ceramics

Health Care Services

On-campus health services are closed during the summer. Emergency Care (24 hours a day, 7 days a week) options nearby include:

St. James Mercy Hospital
411 Canisteo St., Hornell, NY 14843
Phone: 607-324-8000

Jones Memorial Hospital
191 North Main, Wellsville, NY 14895
Phone: 585-593-1100


It’s warm and sunny most of the time with typical daytime highs in the 70s and 80s.

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Lisa Lantz
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1 Saxon Drive
Alfred, NY 14802
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