Alma College is a four-year residential liberal arts college located in the heart of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula.
A deep regard for students as individuals is fundamental to an Alma education, with small classes and many opportunities for one-on-one collaboration with dedicated faculty. Our academic programs encourage students to put the ideas and theories that they discuss in the classroom to work in real world settings through internships, research fellowships, campus leadership, study abroad or service to others.
Alma College’s mission is to “prepare graduates who think critically, serve generously, lead purposefully and live responsibly as stewards of the world they bequeath to future generations.”
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Alma College offers 50 academic majors including Business, Education and Biology (plus an option to create your own field of study).
The Alma Scots compete in NCAA Division III athletics in the MIAA Conference.
There’s a student organization for just about every passion you may have. Greeks, geeks and everything in between—with nearly 100 student organizations, your school spirit will shine in whatever you choose to do.
Your Alma experience will include opportunities to put the ideas and theories that you discuss in the classroom to work in real world settings through internships, research fellowships, campus leadership, academic travel or service to others. And you will make life-long friendships and amazing memories!