Robert Safer earns Alfred University Dean's List spot

| 14 Jan 2020 | 12:18

West Milford. Township resident Robert J. Safer was named to the Dean’s List for the fall 2019 semester at Alfred University, the school announced this week.

A junior Mechanical Engineering major in the Inamori School of Engineering, Safer had to earn at least a 3.5 grade point average to qualify for Dean’s List, according to the school.

The University has a 95 percent rate of students employed or in graduate school according to its annual destination survey.

The top fields of employment for Alfred University graduates include Engineering, Science and Research; Education; Counseling and School Psychology; Accounting and Finance; and the Arts.

A graduate of Passaic County Technical Institute, Safer is the son of Robert and Doreen Safer of West Milford.

Founded in 1836, Alfred University is located in the village of Alfred, New York, a small, scenic, community nestled between the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains and the Finger Lakes.

The university serves approximately 1,600 undergraduates and nearly 625 graduate students.

With more than 40 majors and concentrations to choose from, students can combine majors and minors across four colleges and schools, or complete a second degree, according to the school.