Graduate - Biology

Program level: Graduate
Application Fee: $ 50
Tuition Fee: $ 29188/year
Cost of Living: $ 12516/year

A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations

Alfred University
 (AU) is a private university in Alfred, New York. Alfred has an undergraduate population of around 2,000 and approximately 300 graduate students. The institution has five schools and colleges.

Alfred University offers over 60 majors and areas of concentration at its four colleges and schools. Alfred's four private colleges are The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, The College of Professional Studies, The Inamori School of Engineering, and The Graduate School. The School of Business is part of The College of Professional Studies. The New York State College of Ceramics (NYSCC) consists of the School of Art and Design, with its own dean, and four state-supported materials programs cross-organized within Alfred University's School of Engineering. The School of Art and Design, technically a sub-unit of the College of Ceramics is autonomously run with its own dean. Alfred's School of Engineering currently has four state-supported programs and two privately endowed programs.  

Accreditation & Statistics
In its 2019 College Guide and Rankings report, Washington Monthly ranks Alfred University among top colleges and universities, earning national recognition. Forbes and the Princeton Review include Alfred University in their listings of the top schools in the country. Alfred University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.


Alfred is a town in Allegany County, New York, United States. The population was 5,237 at the 2010 census. The Town of Alfred has a village named Alfred in the center of the town. Alfred University and Alfred State College are located in the Village of Alfred.   
The economy of Alfred is based on higher education. Alfred is home to three higher educational institutions: Alfred University, Alfred State College, and The New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University. Alfred State College has about 3,400 undergraduate students in many areas of study including information technology, nursing, surveying, court reporting, and web development. The New York State College of Ceramics is a college of the State University of New York operated by Alfred University on behalf of the SUNY Board of Trustees.

  • Contact: 1 Saxon Drive, Alfred, NY 14802, USA


Please check your eligibility and then apply for course.

A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations
Housing & Dining
At Alfred University, learning includes living. We guarantee housing for all four years, and about 70% of our students live on campus. You will eat great meals with great friends in our dining halls, which offer delicious dietary options, with food sourced from local farms. And with ample ways to get around the area, you can see and do more to make life at Alfred your very own.  

Work Study
On Campus employment is available for eligible students depending on citizenship status.  

Extracurricular Activities
At AU, our students are encouraged to make fun and exciting things happen, and our student leaders gain great skills as a result. We like empowering students to go out and make a difference in the Alfred community and beyond. We offer more than 80 student-led clubs and organizations for you to choose from. If you don't find what you're looking for, become a leader and start your own!  

Sports, Recreation & Healthcare
Alfred University students can stay fit and have fun — playing intramural sports with classmates, breaking a sweat in dance classes or enjoying the outdoors. We offer a variety of programs in order to provide the entire campus with the opportunity to stay active. There is something for everyone on campus! Students can be found at all hours of the day working out in the McLane Center or the Galanis Family Arena or attending one of our many group exercise classes. The Wellness Center is staffed by a multidisciplinary team dedicated to caring and promoting wellness as a foundation for health, personal growth and success at Alfred University. The town of Alfred is served by a well-equipped regional hospital, and more critical care is available in larger communities nearby.

Our Few Process



Search & Register

After completing our quick and easy online profile, ApplyGlobal filters through its 200+ partnered institutions and generates a custom list of program...



Apply for Program

Using the proprietary ApplyGlobal portal, apply to multiple programs with one easy application. We streamline the process for you by working directly...




Some partner schools generate offer letters in as little as 24 hours, allowing you to begin making plans immediately.



Visa Application

Applying for and getting a visa can be very complicated. Let our experienced and skilled counselors make the process worry-free for you and your famil...




Your counselor will help you with travel arrangements, health insurance, technology, accommodation and other necessities.

Discover APPLY GLOBAL. It's easier than you think.

Start right now to make your Future Bright.