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 scenic mid-Michigan backdrop to the unique ways we celebrate our Scottish heritage, there’s no place quite like Alma. And that makes it the perfect place for you.

Here, you’ll receive personalized attention in each class. And every walk across campus is a chance to see a familiar face. Here, your peers, professors and coaches will know your name. And, because you are as unique as our campus, your journey will be, too.

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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 discover the Alma difference? Apply before our Early Action deadline of November 15 and earn a $1,000 scholarship. We have waived our application fee and SAT/ACT requirement.

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Questions?

We’d love to hear from you! Reach out to our team at

admissions@alma.edu 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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