Alfred University


Alfred University

Alfred University


Alfred University thinks an undergraduate research project can be one of the most rewarding learning experiences of an academic career. Whether students are in art or engineering, business or liberal arts and sciences,AlfredUniversityencourages (and some majors require) an undergraduate research project as a capstone to students’ AU experience. Students find that completion of such a project gives them an edge, whether they’re applying to graduate school or entering the work force.

Over the course of the twentieth century,Alfred University evolved into a complex institution offering a full range of programs in the liberal arts and sciences, art and design, engineering, business, education, and school psychology. For more information on Alfred's history, traditions, and people visit the University Archives.

The Basics

SettingAn hour and a half south of Rochester and two hours from Buffalo
School TypeUSA University
School Website
StateNew York
Nearest CityBuffalo
Year Founded1836
Admission RequirementHKDSE / F.6
Academic CalendarFall, Spring & Summer
Level OfferedAssociate and bachelor degree
EnrollmentApproximately 2,000 students
International Students3%
Student-Teacher Ratio12:1

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Students Transfer Records (for CC)

Cornell University, University of Michigan – Ann Arbor,University of Wisconsin – Madison and Boston College.

Academic Programs

5 colleges & schools: College of Business, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, School of Art & Design, Inamori School of Engineering and Graduate School.


Bookstore, wellness center, WritingCenter, MathLab.FosterLake, libraries, Merrill field, McLaneCenter, Tennis courts, Bromley -DaggettEquestrianCenter, Swain Ski andSnowboardCenteretc.

Students Life

AlfredUniversityrecognizes nearly 100 student clubs and organizations, and each year new clubs are created.