School Overview

Alvernia University is a Private, 4 years college located in Reading, Pennsylvania. Alvernia ranked 80th in Pennsylvania Colleges and 73rd in Federal Region III.
It has a total enrollment of 2,560 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (medium programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Alvernia's acceptance rate is 58.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Alvernia University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Contact Information
Address400 Saint Bernardine St, Reading, PA 19607-1799
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School Category
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Alvernia University is 58.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 13.00%. The application fees are $50 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate58.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)13.00 %
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

Alvernia's 2022 tuition & fees is $39,280 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $16,130.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$39,280
Graduate Tuition & Fees$16,130
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 2,560 students have enrolled for academic year 2020-2021. Among them, 366 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Alvernia has 2,045 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 515 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students2,560
Undergraduate Students2,045
Graduate Students515
Online Enrollment366

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs64 Programs
Number of online programs8 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
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Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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