Admissions & Aid

128 acres of campus to explore. 31 varsity sports teams. 80+ student organizations. 50+ academic programs. At Alma College, you’ll be at the center of everything — because that’s right where you belong.

From our personalized student support and small class sizes to tailored opportunities to pursue your passion at home and abroad, at Alma, you’ll forge a path that’s uniquely yours.




Students receive financial assistance from Alma College
For best undergraduate teaching in the Midwest


Alma graduates in work, graduate school or a service program within six months of graduation

Ready to take the next step? Commit to Alma today to receive priority housing, First Year Seminar and parking selection.

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We’d love to hear from you! Reach out to our team at or 1-800-321-ALMA.


Alma is affordable.

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At Alma, we believe there are no limits to your potential. And we’re here to ensure there are no barriers to your success.

In the 2020-21 academic year, we awarded over $37 million in institutional aid. And just by visiting and filling out a FAFSA, you’ll earn at least $2,000! The best part? You don’t have to do this alone. Our team is here to help you navigate the process from start to finish.

Financial Aid

When you apply to Alma, you’ll automatically be considered for merit-based scholarships — which range from $23,000 to $32,000 per year. Plus, we offer a generous range of special interest and geographic awards.

Explore how your background and skills can help you invest in your future.

Grants & Scholarships

Ready to see what all the hype is about?

We can’t wait to show you around! At our campus events, you can take an interactive tour, enjoy lunch on us and see the Scots in action at a football game or performance.


Looking for something more personal? Register for one of our daily tours, and we’ll tailor a visit just for you. However you choose to experience Alma, there has never been a better time to visit campus!

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