Alfred University

Alfred Demographics & Diversity Report

Is Alfred really diverse? College Factual's 2021 diversity report reveals the truth about diversity at Alfred. We analyzed racial demographics, gender ratios, student age ranges, and more.

Alfred Student Population

How Many Students Attend Alfred University?

Alfred total enrollment is approximately 2,382 students.

1,647 are undergraduates and 166 are graduate students.

Alfred Undergraduate Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Undergraduates

The full-time Alfred undergraduate population is made up of 48% women, and 52% men.

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For the gender breakdown for all students, go here.

Alfred Racial/Ethnic Breakdown of Undergraduates

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 955
Black or African American 215
Hispanic 151
Unknown 129
International 123
Multi-Ethnic 44
Asian 28
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

Alfred Graduate Student Population

Male/Female Breakdown of Graduate Students

About 59% of full-time grad students are women, and 41% men.

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Alfred Racial-Ethnic Breakdown of Graduate Students

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 101
International 24
Unknown 12
Hispanic 11
Black or African American 8
Asian 6
Multi-Ethnic 3
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

See racial/ethnic breakdown for all students.

High Ranking in Overall Diversity Nationwide

Alfred achieved a College Factual diversity rank of #555 out of 3,514 total schools in the ranking.

Overall Diversity Ranking  555 out of 3514
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Overall Diversity Score  84.23 out of 100
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College Factual measured the diversity of four different categories: student race/ethnicity, student ages, student genders, and student locations. Colleges that had the most variety in all four categories have the highest overall diversity rankings.

How Does Alfred Diversity Compare to National Averages?

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Alfred is considered to have excellent overall diversity when compared to the nationwide average.

Average Racial/Ethnic Diversity

32% Racial-Ethnic Minorities *

Alfred is ranked 1,949 out of 3,790 when it comes to the racial/ethnic diversity of the students.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity Ranking  1949 out of 3790
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Racial-Ethnic Diversity Score  48.59 out of 100
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Alfred racial/ethnic diversity is similar to national averages.

Alfred Racial Demographics:

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Race/Ethnicity Number
White 1,191
Black or African American 378
Hispanic 298
Unknown 264
International 156
Multi-Ethnic 49
Asian 42
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0

Low Racial/Ethnic Diversity Among Faculty

Alfred University Faculty Racial/Ethnic Demographics:

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Ethnicity Number of Faculty
White 574
Asian 16
Black or African American 9
Multi-Ethnic 1
Hispanic 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
International 0
Unknown 0

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Near Even Male/Female Ratio

More Female Students

Alfred ranks 172 out of 3,790 when it comes to gender parity on campus.

Student Gender Ratio  172 out of 3790
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Student Male/Female Diversity Score  95.49 out of 100
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This school is more popular with women than with men.

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There are approximately 1,307 female students and 1,075 male students at Alfred.

Even Balance of Male & Female Teachers

Reporting of the gender of Alfred is unknown or unavailable.

Faculty Gender Ratio  93.87 out of 100.
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There are more female teachers than male teachers at this school.

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There are approximately 329 female teachers and 291 male teachers.

Average Geographic Diversity

14.94% Out of State
0.48% Out of the Country

Alfred ranks 1,145 out of 2,183 when it comes to geographic diversity.

14.94% of Alfred students come from out of state, and 0.48% come from out of the country.

Student Location Diversity  47 out of 100.
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The undergraduate student body is split among 20 states (may include Washington D.C.). Click on the map for more detail.

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Top 5 States

State Amount
New York 353
Pennsylvania 11
New Jersey 8
Massachusetts 6
Connecticut 5

International Students at Alfred

Students from 21 countries are represented at this school, with the majority of the international students coming from China, South Korea, and Canada.

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High Student Age Diversity

High Student Age Diversity
58.24% Traditional College Age
The age diversity score this school received indicates it is doing a good job attracting students of all ages.

Student Age Diversity  81.32 out of 100.
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A traditional college student is defined as being between the ages of 18-21. At Alfred, 58.24% of students fall into that category, compared to the national average of 60%.

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Student Age Group Amount
20-21 712
18-19 659
22-24 301
35 and over 271
25-29 183
30-34 109
Under 18 0

Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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