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Alfred University

Alfred, New York

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Student Population
Alfred University overview
Location Alfred, New York
Online alfred.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Remote Town
Alfred University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Alfred, New York, Alfred University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 4,485 prospective students applied, and 2,801 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 458 enrolled in the school.  1,727 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 575 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $33,760 plus fees of $1,010. Alfred University is ranked 438 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.



Alfred University is rated within the top 44% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
Alfred University overview
SAT 940/1180
ACT 19/26
GPA 3.18
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Mar 15, 2022
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $50

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Alfred University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$1,010
Room and Board $12,718
Budget for Other Expenses$2,100
Total One Year Cost$50,888

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$45,700 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
60% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Alfred University students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 29%
Engineering 17%
Business 14%
Psychology 10%
English and Literature 4%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=188641 IPEDS survey data for Alfred University.

Current students may use the Alfred University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.