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Alfred University
  • 4 Year
  • ALFRED, NY

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade C+
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade C minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B
  9. Dorms
    grade C
  10. Campus Food
    grade D+
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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AlfredU is a private university located in Alfred, New York. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,520 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the AlfredU acceptance rate is 64%. Popular majors include Studio Arts, Mechanical Engineering, and Materials Engineering. Graduating 61% of students, AlfredU alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $32,000.

About

ONE SAXON DRIVE
ALFRED, NY 14802
Branch of
SUNY System
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Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (with football)
Athletic Conference
Empire 8 Athletic Conference

Alfred University Rankings

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AU Admissions

Acceptance Rate
64%
Application Deadline
February 1
SAT Range
970-1200
ACT Range
21-27
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$26,544 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$24,135 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
80%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 35 responses
61%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 38 responses
54%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 37 responses

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Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    80%
  • On Campus
    15%
  • Online
    5%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,520 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
73
Undergrads Over 25
8%
Pell Grant
51%
Varsity Athletes
29%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 23 responses
  • Diverse
    26%
  • Creative
    17%
  • Creative for the art students which I am.
    17%
  • Unique
    17%
  • Weird
    13%
  • Boring and unadventurous
    4%
  • Dramatic
    4%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
98%
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 26 responses
Poll
61%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 51 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 26 responses
  • Small and close-knit
    42%
  • Isolated
    23%
  • Isolated, small, and close-knit
    19%
  • horrendous
    8%
  • Lovely
    8%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$41,400 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
61%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
93%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 19 responses

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