We've always been a place for makers, especially those who make the future. Our commitment to independent thinking, creativity, academic rigor and community have made us a unique kind of leader since 1836.
Why choose us
95% RECEIVE FINANCIAL AID: Nearly our entire student body receives some form of financial aid - mostly grants and scholarships.
98% SUCCESS RATE: Within one year of graduation, 98% of our students land jobs or are enrolled in graduate school.
13:1 STUDENT/FACULTY RATIO: Small class sizes mean individual attention - and more opportunities for growth.
We have a variety of scholarships available to help make an Alfred University education affordable for you.
Scholarships for Undergraduates
Alfred University is committed to providing a very competitive scholarship program. If you are a strong academic student, we have a variety of scholarships that will interest you. The Office of Admissions awards all scholarships based upon consideration of a student's cumulative GPA, rigor of curriculum, and board score. A student's strength in high school/college courses, high school quality, leadership and service, and participation in extracurricular activities is also taken into consideration. A student must complete the entire admission application process to be eligible for scholarships. Most undergraduate scholarships are renewable annually at AU.