Student Announce October 6, 2023

Homecoming & Family Weekend - 2023

Join us for ASC Homecoming & Family Weekend 2023, October 13-15!

  • Do you have a car that you love to show off? Join our car show and the possibility of winning a CASH prize! Registration is FREE for students!
  • Audition for Alfred's Got Talent - 10/5 or 10/10 - Last Call! 
  • Attend the Pep Rally, bonfire, and fireworks on Friday night!
  • Show your Pioneer Pride at the games on Saturday!
  • Attend Brianna Blankenship's concert 4-7PM!
  • & MUCH MORE!

Visit for a full list of events for this fun filled weekend! 

- Calsey Bump

Fall 2023 Final Exam Schedule

The Fall 2023 Final Exam Schedule is available at the following link:


Students should contact their course instructors if they have questions regarding their exam schedules.

- Tamara Knapp

Food Club is going to Chipotle on Friday, Oct. 6

The Food Club is going to Rochester for Chipotle/Starbucks on Friday, October 6 at 2:30 pm.  If you are interested in joining them or learning more information about the Food Club, please contact Steve Bauer,  

- Katherine Price

Grand Opening - Community Needs Hub

The Center for Civic Leadership would like to welcome our campus community to the grand opening of our Community Needs Hub, located on the ground floor of Peet Hall! 

Our Civic Advocate student leaders have been hard at work making this new location feel more like a home and our thanks to the fabulous design and sign support from print and mail services and the display support from facility services we now have a sign outside of the the entry way helping to celebrate our arrival!

Please join us Monday, October 9th between 12-3pm to warm our space, have some light refreshments, and celebrate our official opening! 

Our Community Needs Hub houses our campus pantry, thrift store, loaner parks and trail clean-up equipment, and will be a general hub for community engagement and service opportunities.  If you are looking to make a donation, we are currently seeking winter wear to broaden our stock in time for the change of seasons! We ask that any clothing donation be clean and in good condition (no rips or stains). We are also able to accept non-perishable food donations. 

Hours of Operation For Fall Semester

*beginning week of Oct 9th

  • Monday: 12pm-3pm
  • Tuesday: 12pm-6pm
  • Wednesday: 12pm-6pm
  • Friday: 12pm-6pm
  • Saturday: 10am-2pm
- Cyan Corwine

Tuesday Talks- Banking Seminar

Don’t want to wait to receive pay checks/refund checks in the mail?

Come to Tuesday Talks on Tuesday, October 10 at 7 p.m. in the SLC Small Event Space (310)! Learn how set up a bank account and about the benefits of banking with local credit union, ServU. Setting up a bank account will allow you to sign up for direct deposit for your paychecks, whether you work on or off campus, and sign up for E-refund with Student Records & Financial Services! Have a safe place to deposit and withdraw your money.

- Calsey Bump

Former Director of Admissions passes away

Donald W. “Don” Cameron – 89 – of Water Wells Road, Alfred Station, NY, died Wednesday afternoon (September 27, 2023) at Highland Hospital in Rochester, following a brief illness.

For many years, Don served as Director of Admissions at Alfred State College (SUNY Alfred), retiring in 1990. Following his “retirement,” Don & Sandy purchased the Canacadea Country Store in Alfred Station and have operated the business since that time. They are genuinely grateful for the many friends that they have made while in business.

Full Obituary

- Paul Welker

Student Needs and Concerns Survey

The Student Life Committee of Faculty Senate is interested in your feedback!  Please take just a few moments to fill out the short anonymous survey linked here:
Our committee is interested in gathering information about concerns that students have on campus; general or specific, urgent or not, all feedback is welcome! Your suggestions in the past have led to various improvements around campus in Student Life, so we are excited to keep advocating for you and your needs. All responses must be submitted by October 20th. 
Thank you for your time!
~ Nicole Davis, Chair of Student Life Committee

- Nicole Davis

Apply to Graduate in December 2023

All students completing degree requirements this semester need to apply to graduate (diplomas are not automatically awarded) by visiting > Graduation and Commencement > Apply for Graduation.  Prospective graduates should contact their academic department to ensure graduation requirements have been met and view their degree progress on DegreeWorks

The deadline to apply for a December 2023 diploma is October 9, 2023. 

  • There is NO fee for the graduation application.
  • Students with a minor OR students in a 4-year program looking to earn the corresponding 2-year degree (once requirements are met) must apply to graduate by filling out a Paper Degree Application
  • Please DO NOT apply for May 2024 graduation at this time. 
  • Graduating students who plan to return this spring (in a new program) must apply for readmission through the Admissions Office.  Readmission Applicants are unable to register until their application is approved. 

If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Student Records and Financial Services Office at or call 587-4253.

- Tamara Knapp

Ping Pong Tournament- 10/19-10/26

Get ready to serve up some fun! Join our AGC College Club's Ping Pong Tournament & show off your skills!


Event date: Oct 19th & Oct 26th- FREE refreshments! PRIZES for winners!


Open to ALL ASC students! Limited spots available. Registration deadline is 10/10/2023

To register or to get more details contact Jon Jacobs at OR stop into SET 321


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- Heather Jackson

Steve's Friday Feature

This week, I had the opportunity to do a guest lecture and to host new employees at my home. Both experiences made me draw inspiration from our icons at Alfred State, which are our Excellence in Teaching award winners  - Steve’s Friday Feature.

- Paul Welker

Columbus Day Closing/No Mail

The Office of Print and Mail Services will be closed on Monday, Oct., 9 for the Columbus Day holiday. Mail pickup/delivery will resume on Tuesday.

- Chloe Dunn

Homecoming Family Weekend Basket Raffle

Homecoming Family Weekend is fast approaching and it is time to start thinking  about our Annual Basket Raffle!  Is your department or organization interested in donating a basket for the raffle?  We encourage you to come up with a unique and fun theme for your basket!  Please reach out to Sandra Burdick at or by calling X4098 to let us know if you are planning on donating a basket.  Baskets will need to be wrapped in cellophane and delivered to the Office of Student Engagement in the Student Leadership Center no later than Wednesday, October 11th.  Baskets will be displayed and tickets can be purchased in the Student Leadership Center in Room 204 on Friday, October 13th from 10am until 4pm and again at Homecoming on Saturday, October 14th during the tailgate festivities with tickets being drawn at halftime.  Tickets will be sold as a sheet of 25 tickets for $10.  You may purchase multiple sheets if desired.

- Sandra Burdick

Alfie's - New Hours

Alfie's hours have updated! 

Be sure to follow ACES on social media to keep up with new menus, hours, events, sales, specials and more!

ACES Facebook     ACES Instagram

- Amy Keyes

Student Senate Policies & Procedures Updated; 9/26/2023

We're excited to let you know that the Student Senate's policies and procedures have been updated following the General Assembly vote on September 26, 2023. You can find the new policies and procedures here:

If you have any questions or need more information about these updates, please feel free to reach out to Tyler Ribble.

Contact Tyler at or visit their office in SLC 304 during office hours.

Stay informed and engaged with these changes as they play a significant role in our Student Senate's operations.

- Tyler Ribble