Educational Foundation

Educational Foundation

The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. is a private foundation comprising faculty, staff, and friends of Alfred State, dedicated to improving the college community through support of educational programs.  The Foundation provides monetary support to enhance learning opportunities for students through scholarships, work grants, and academic club and curriculum activities.

George Goetschius
George Goetschius,
President
Casey Joyce
Casey Joyce,
Vice President
Peter McClain
Peter McClain,
Secretary/Treasurer

 

 

 

 

 

Its Mission

The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. is dedicated to improving the Alfred State community through support of educational programs. The Foundation exists to enhance learning opportunities for students, faculty, and staff.

Educational Foundation News

Mon, May 10th, 2021

House 56Construction of House 56 in Wellsville has recently wrapped up, and the new owners will soon be able to call it home.


Sat, May 8th, 2021

a red 2016 Chevy Cruze LimitedGraduate Damian Cole recently became the proud owner of both a degree and a new car after his name was randomly selected in a drawing for a 2016 Chevy Cruze Limited.


Fri, Feb 26th, 2021

The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc. contributes to student success at Alfred State College through many different forms of support, including providing much-need scholarship assistance.


Mon, Feb 1st, 2021

Since the 2010-2011 academic year, the Foundation has provided $5,500 annually to the college’s peer tutoring program. As a result, the program has fulfilled more than 1,361 student requests over the last nine years, providing more than 8,967 hours of support.


Mon, Oct 19th, 2020

Valerie NixonThe Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc., a private foundation representing faculty, staff, and friends of Alfred State College (ASC), recently welcomed Valerie Nixon and Dr. Ashley Shaloo as new board members.


Wed, Sep 23rd, 2020

heavy equipment vehiclesAs work continues to progress on House 56, Alfred State College students and faculty recently broke ground on what will become the 57th home the school has constructed for the Wellsville community.


Mon, Mar 2nd, 2020

The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc., annually provides $10,000 to Alfred State students through its work-grant program, allowing students who are ineligible for Federal College Work-Study funds to find employment on campus.  The grant is renewable on an annual basis.


Tue, Feb 18th, 2020

Alfred State offers free peer tutoring services for most courses. Peer tutors are students who have earned an “A” or “B” in a course and have received special training. Sessions are usually face-to-face, but online tutoring may be arranged upon request.


Thu, Mar 7th, 2019

The Educational Foundation of Alfred, Inc., annually provides $10,000 to Alfred State students through its work-grant program, allowing students who are ineligible for Federal College Work-Study funds to find employment on campus.


Wed, Feb 27th, 2019

Since the 2010-2011 academic year, the Foundation has provided $5,500 annually to the college’s peer tutoring program. As a result, the program has fulfilled more than 925 student requests over the last six years, providing more than 6,428 hours of support.