Curriculum Focus: Nationally known as a small comprehensive college.
Application Deadline: December 01, 2015
Situated in the Western part of New York in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains, Alfred University operates on the assumption that all people provided with the opportunity and appropriate level of support can achieve a level of higher education that will enable them to successfully function as productive and contributing members of society as lifelong learners.
It our belief that in order to ensure this outcome a team approach is necessary.
Alfred University values a learning environment that promotes an open exchange of ideas, critical thinking. global awareness, technology literacy, intellectual honesty and community involvement. We are a caring community that respects each individual on a campus that is safe, attractive and fosters health and wellness.
A large portion of our student popluation participate in the clubs, organizations and NCAA Division III athletic teams.
The HEOP Team works in conjunction with all facets of its students' lives to provide the best possible support services to enable stuents to meet their educational, personal and career goals.
"The primary objective of The Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program (HEOP) is to help provide a broad range of services to the student, who because of academic and economic circumstances, would otherwise be unable to attend college, yet has the potential and desire to obtain a college degree. HEOP is sponsored jointly by the State Education Department and the College."
"HEOP is funded jointly by the University and the New York State Arthur O. Eve Higher Education Opportunity Program and programming activities are supported, in part, by a grant from the New York State Education Department."