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Alfred State College
Alfred, NY
FRESHMAN ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
Entrance Difficulty
Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.
High School Preparation
High School Graduation Not reported
High School Program  
High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English    
Mathematics    
Science    
Foreign Language    
Social Studies    
History    
Academic Electives    
 
Examinations
Exam   Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Recommended Not reported
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT
Subject Tests,
or ACT
   
SAT Subject
Tests Only
 
SAT Essay Component Policy Accepted with or without essay component
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT
Essay
SAT: Not used
ACT: Not used
APPLYING FOR ADMISSION
Admissions Office
Address 10 Upper College Drive
City, State, Zip Alfred, NY  14802
Phone  
Fax (607) 587-4299
E-mail  
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered No
Early Decision Deadline  
Early Decision Notification  
Early Action Offered No
Early Action Deadline  
Early Action Notification  
 
Application Dates and Fees
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Application Fee $50
Application Fee Waiver Not reported
Regular Admission Notification Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission Not reported
Waiting List Used Yes
Defer Admission  
Transfer Admission Transfer applications accepted
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APPLYING FOR ADMISSION - continued
Application Form
Common Application Accepted
Universal College Application Not accepted
Electronic Application Available
 
Other Application Requirements
Interview  
Essay or Personal
Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters of
Recommendation
 
Other Common Application with essay on supplemental application required for freshmen
Financial Need  
SELECTION OF STUDENTS
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record        
Academic GPA        
Standardized Tests        
Class Rank        
Recommendations        
Essay        
Interview        
Level of Applicant's Interest        
Extracurricular Activities        
Volunteer Work        
Particular Talent/Ability        
Character/Personal Qualities        
First Generation to Attend College        
State Residency        
Geographic Residence        
Relation with Alumnus        
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment        
Ethnicity        
Work Experience        
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PROFILE OF FALL ADMISSION
Admission Rates
Overall Admission Rate 57% of 4,912 applicants were admitted
   Women 53% of 1,991 applicants were admitted
   Men 59% of 2,921 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled 1,491 (53%) of 2,790 admitted students enrolled
   Women 519 (49%) of 1,054 admitted students enrolled
   Men 972 (56%) of 1,736 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision
Admission Rate
 
Early Action
Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List 115
Students Accepting Wait List Position 115
Students Admitted From Wait List 53
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math 492 average
430-550 range of middle 50%
  Score of 700 - 800 1%
  Score of 600 - 700 11%
  Score of 500 - 600 35%
  Score of 400 - 500 39%
  Score of 300 - 400 13%
  Score of 200 - 300 1%
SAT Critical Reading 475 average
410-530 range of middle 50%
  Score of 700 - 800 1%
  Score of 600 - 700 7%
  Score of 500 - 600 28%
  Score of 400 - 500 47%
  Score of 300 - 400 16%
  Score of 200 - 300 1%
SAT Writing Not reported
  Score of 700 - 800 Not reported
  Score of 600 - 700 Not reported
  Score of 500 - 600 Not reported
  Score of 400 - 500 Not reported
  Score of 300 - 400 Not reported
  Score of 200 - 300 Not reported
 
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)
Average GPA 3.04
3.75 and Above Not reported
3.50 - 3.74 Not reported
3.25 - 3.49 Not reported
3.00 - 3.24 Not reported
2.50 - 2.99 Not reported
2.00 - 2.49 Not reported
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
ACT Composite 18-24 range of middle 50%
  Score of 30 - 36 Not reported
  Score of 24 - 29 Not reported
  Score of 18 - 23 Not reported
  Score of 12 - 17 Not reported
  Score of 6 - 11 Not reported
  Score of 5 or Below Not reported
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank  
National Merit Scholar Not reported
Valedictorian Not reported
Class President Not reported
Student Gov. Officer Not reported