Alfred University

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Alfred University can be found in Alfred, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Approximately 2,500 students are enrolled at Alfred University.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT scores at Alfred University. A score between 1000 - 1200 on the SAT exam, or 22 - 27 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Alfred University average GPA ranges from 3.23 to 3.45 for accepted students. About 70 percent of all students which applied were accepted at Alfred University, and from those that were granted acceptance about 22 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Alfred University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Alfred University was reported as 69.8% in Fall 2013 with over 3,420 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 22 - 27
  • Average GPA: 3.23 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Alfred University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Alfred University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Alfred University has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 70.4%
  • 2010-2011: 69.7%
  • 2011-2012: 72.3%
  • 2012-2013: 70.3%
  • 2013-2014: 69.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 70.4%

How Does Alfred University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Alfred University is twenty-six percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
SUNY College of Technology at Alfred54.9%
Houghton College91.1%
St. Bonaventure University80.0%
Keuka College87.8%
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania92.3%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Alfred University (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English21 - 25
Math22 - 27
Composite Score22 - 27
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