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Learn new skills to launch your career with hundreds of labs and hands-on opportunities.
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No other US college town has a larger share of students. Alfred is scenic, caring, and number one.
In the news
Students of Color Leadership Conference highlights Black History Month programming
“We had amazing speakers, and the day was lively and engaging. We were able to learn but at the same time have a fun time.”Interim Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Afua Boahene
Wolfe and Henry advance to IHSA Semifinals
“I am extremely proud of the hard work and dedication our riders have put in this season. I look forward to continuing our training as we prepare for the semifinals and national championship.”Head Coach Rose Stayer Ruffner
Alfred State archery has strong showing at USA Archery Indoor Nationals
"Ben and Brandon each made a mark at this national tournament. With Ben being a senior, it is exciting to see surging in him in his final spring season with two major tournaments yet to go. Watching Brandon break the school record indicates that he is going to make a mark for years to come!”Greg SammonsArchery Head Coach
Pioneer PROfiles - Joanna Musacchio
“Our classes are so interactive. We are always spending time together in the studio, and we collaborate on almost everything. We can go from Wellsville town planning and design all the way up to our thesis projects that combine a variety of topics.”Joanna Musacchio