Admissions & Aid

Commit to AlmaMaking the decision about your education is a big deal. We’re here to help you every step of the way — you’ll even get your own personal admissions representative.

There is still time to join the Alma College family this fall. Apply today and receive your admissions decision within 48 hours. 

A Worthy Investment

Alma College offers a world of opportunities at your fingertips. Rigorous academics paired with ample experiential learning opportunities, extra-curricular activities, and a supportive campus community mean you’re well prepared for the world when you graduate. At Alma, you will benefit from: 

  • Hands on support from our faculty, staff, and alumni - We don’t just say that we offer a personalized education, we prove it to our students on a daily basis. You will be surrounded by a network of driven and caring staff that will help you transition to college, succeed while you are here, and land that first job after college!
  • A world of opportunities - 97% of our students engage in experiential learning during their time at Alma. Whether your dream is an internship at a Fortune 500 company or to travel the globe, we will help you get there. 
  • Access to all Alma has to offer - From the very beginning, we ensure that you have the chance to meaningfully explore academic and experiential opportunities. Our Venture program is available to all students and provides up to $2,500 to offset the cost of an out of the classroom experience - the world becomes your classroom. 

An Alma College education is an investment in your future that is worth more than just a degree. Your time at Alma is unique to you - visit campus today to begin your Alma experience. 

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  • <div class="qt-image"><img src="/live/resource/image/livewhale/theme/alma/img/openQuoteKO.rev.1516229846.png" alt=""/></div><div class="stylized-profile"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/6757-michaela-austin"><img src="/live/image/gid/99/width/326/height/426/crop/1/src_region/0,0,528,960/14543_42D8D969-30F4-4701-99C3-0566620247CD.rev.1516299543.jpg" alt="Michaela Austin" title="Michaela Austin" class="lw_image" width="326" height="426" data-max-w="528" data-max-h="960"/></a></span><div class="quote"><p> My favorite part about Alma is all the help it has to offer.</p></div></div>
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Alma is an affordable option: 100% of students receive some form of aid.

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If there’s one word to describe an Alma student, it’s involved. No matter what you’re into, you can pursue your passions here.

SEE FOR YOURSELF

Come check us out and see what Alma can offer you. Sit in on a class, eat a meal in the dining commons and see your future dorm room. There are many opportunities to explore Alma.

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