Alfred State College's Office of Communications has been notified that it was named a recipient of three awards in the 24th Annual Admissions Advertising Awards Competition, sponsored by the Admissions Marketing Report publication. Winning entries were the Alfred State College total recruitment package (gold); Alfred State College direct mail advertising visit post card (merit); and Alfred State College Web site  (merit).
Entries were judged by a national panel of admissions' marketers, advertising creative directors, marketing and advertising professionals, and the editorial board of Admissions Marketing Report for overall creativity, marketing execution, and impact of message.
The college competed among private and public universities across the United States in the Business, Trade/Vocational School classification.
The Admissions Advertising Awards is the largest educational advertising awards competition in the country. This year, 2,000 entries were received from more than 1,000 colleges, universities, and secondary schools from all 50 states and several foreign countries.
Admissions Marketing Report has been for 25 years the nation's leading marketing publication for higher education. The monthly publication is in its 25th year and is read each month by thousands of admissions marketers at colleges and universities throughout the country. Recently the publication was renamed Higher Education Marketing Report to more appropriately reflect the expanding role of marketers at colleges and universities.