Summer Orientation Dates & Costs

* For students entering fall 2014

Orientation space is limited to allow more personal interaction. Please plan to register early to ensure space for guests.

2014 Orientation Dates

July 6Overnight session for July 7 (limited to the first 110 students)
July 7Session I
July 9Session II
July 10Overnight session for July 11 (limited to the first 110 students)
July 11Session III
July 20Overnight session for July 21 (limited to the first 110 students)
July 21Session IV
July 23Session V Special bus from New York City available for this session
July 24Overnight session for July 25 (limited to the first 110 students)
July 25Session VI


Check-in table at orientationCheck-in is 8 - 8:45 a.m. in the Orvis Activities Center (Alfred campus). The program runs until 4:30 p.m. It is necessary that you participate in the entire day’s program.

Orientation Costs

All full- and part-time, new and transfer students will be assessed a mandatory one-time $100 orientation fee on their student bills (online students are excluded).

Participation fees for guests and overnight accommodations should be paid online when you register using BannerWeb. These participation fees include:

Guest/Sibling Participation Fees

  • $20 per guest for day of orientation
  • $20 per sibling for either the sibling program or guest fee

Accommodations for Optional Overnight Experience

  • $20 per person (students, guests, and siblings)

Card game at orientationRefund Policy

What the Fee Supports

  • July orientation sessions
  • Food & snacks
  • Registration materials
  • August welcome week
  • New student programming

Refund Policy

If the student is no longer intending to enroll at Alfred State, the additional participation fees shall be refunded if both of the following steps are completed:

  • Written request for refund of orientation payments is postmarked on or before June 1 and sent to the Admissions Office, Alfred State, 10 Upper College Drive, Alfred, NY 14802, and
  • The request must come directly from the student.

Contact Us

Office of Student Engagement
Student Leadership Center, Suite 204
10 Upper College Drive
Alfred, NY 14802
Phone: (607) 587-3114 OR