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Alfred University was founded in 1836. Programs are offered through the privately endowed Colleges of Business, Engineering and Professional Studies, and Liberal Arts and Sciences, as well as the publicly funded New York State College of Ceramics. Its 232-acre campus is located in Alfred, in southwestern New York.

Website: www.alfred.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,715
Undergraduate
Students
(47.6%) 816 Women
(52.4%) 899 Men
667
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
42% of 4,272 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.10
SAT Math
540 average
470-590 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
530 average
470-590 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
24 average
19-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$52,600
Tuition and Fees
$36,276
Room and Board
$12,924
Average Percent of Need Met
89%
Average Freshman Award
$31,797
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$33,666
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Not required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
156
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 20% of classes
10-19 students: 40% of classes
20-29 students: 24% of classes
30-39 students: 11% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Alfred Population
4,100
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Rochester
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
71% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
 
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.9% Asian
14.0% Black/African-American
9.7% Hispanic/Latino
2.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
62.8% White
8.6% Unknown
International Students
6.9% from 16 countries
First-Year Students Returning
73.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
43.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
67%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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