Student Life

Life at Alfred University means club meetings and movie nights, music and theater, games and guest speakers, sports, and student government. And that's just one week. Into robotics? Care to dance? From dining with friends in Ade to mind-bending artistic endeavors, you'll discover what lights you up at AU.

Student Activities

Think there's nothing to do at a small university? Think again. AU students stay active long after our classes, lectures, and labs are over for the day. Student activities will keep your calendar full with events and programs.

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Residence Life

Alfred University is a residential college. Living in a residence hall is part of the educational experience, just like going to class. You meet new people, encounter new ideas, overcome differences, and develop long-lasting friendships.

Residence Life


More than 400 student-athletes combine sportsmanship and scholarship, competing on 17 NCAA Division III, one USCSA, and two IHSA intercollegiate sports and enjoying nationally recognized wellness and athletic facilities.

Saxon Athletics

Recreation & Wellness

Alfred students can stay fit and have fun — playing intramural sports with classmates, breaking a sweat in exercise classes, or enjoying the outdoors.

Recreation & Wellness Fitness & Recreation

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The Village of Alfred is a perfect example of a quaint, historic college town.


Robert R. McComsey Career Development Center

The Robert R. McComsey Career Development Center provides many career-planning and support services to students via partnerships with alumni, parents, faculty, and employers.

Career Development Center

Health & Wellness

We are a multidisciplinary team dedicated to caring and promoting wellness as a foundation for health, personal growth, and success at...

Health & Wellness


With 21 varsity sports, 80+ clubs and organizations, guest lecturers, comedians, and, of course, Hot Dog Day, there's always something to see or do at AU.

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Kathy Woughter

VP Student Affairs