Alvernia University

400 Saint Bernardine St, Reading, PA
4-year
Medium
Urban
Christian college

Alvernia University rankings and awards

Questions and Answers about Alvernia University

Olivia N.
8 months ago
Where can I find scholarships opportunities that Alvernia University offers?
Alvernia University
All admitted Alvernia students get a Merit Based Scholarship and that is based on academic quality in high school. Other scholarships can be applied through your high school counselor. Alvernia gives additional scholarships for those that qualify ( Alumni Referral Scholarship, Sibling Scholarship, Catholic Scholarship, Alvernia Grant) You can find these scholarships more in detail on our website.
Samiyah I.
1 year ago
What is the average cost of attendance for Alvernia University?
Alvernia University
Alvernia full tuition is $40,750. But 100% of our students get some sort of financial aid.

Majors offered at Alvernia University

Biggest majors
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Academics at Alvernia University

950-1130
SAT Score Range
400
1600
Required with application
17-23
ACT Score Range
1
36
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
12 to 1
Selectivity
Less Selective (68% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution

Demographics for Alvernia University Students

Ethnicity BreakdownAsianBlackCaucasianHispanicMiddle EasternNative AmericanPacific Islander
Alvernia University Students2%24%55%26%1%0%0%
All Bold.org College Students11%21%37%25%2%2%0%
Gender breakdown
Alvernia University Students
18%
81%
Male
Female
< 1% Gender nonconforming
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Common careers for Alvernia University students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Quality Engineering Manager135k
Financial Controller78k
Occupational Therapist (OT)62k
Staff Accountant60k
Account Manager55k
Accountant51k
Senior Accountant43k
Based on 1,155 student responses
46.9kAvg. Early Career Pay
75.3kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
58%in High-Meaning careers
3%in STEM careers

Net price of attending Alvernia University

Alvernia University financial aid

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Student reviews of Alvernia University

by Bold.org students

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Recommended by

67% of students

Known for

Awesome study spaces and libraries
Beautiful campus
Commuter-friendly
Safe campus
Welcoming student body
Jordyn Homan
Gymnastics
Coaching
Pediatrics

3.0

WHAT I LIKED

I like how small the campus is because it is easy to know all of the students and professors around you.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

I was not a big fan of the small amount of clubs and gymnastics groups there were.

Yessica Abreu Robinson
Interior Design
Photography and Photo Editing

3.0

WHAT I LIKED

Alvernia is an amazing campus & the education is very good. All professors and staff are down to help you in time of need.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

Not enough diversity in food.

Christine Hall
Meditation and Mindfulness

2.0

WHAT I LIKED

Most professors have been good and a few have been amazing!

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

I have been disappointed overall, with the amount of money I pay to school and to receive little and inaccurate advising support is very frustrating.

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