Students in the fall on campus.
All In For Alvernia 2024
For 1,958 minutes across April 17 and 18, Alvernia is ready to go All In. In honor of its founding year 鈥 1958 鈥 All In for Alvernia 2024 aims to raise $130,000 for the Hope Fund, which benefits students facing financial hardships. 100% of the proceeds will go toward students.
Summer Campus
Register for Summer Courses
Summer Session lets you get ahead with a large selection of undergraduate and graduate courses. Here is what you need to know to get started.
2024 Presidential Inauguration Glynis Fitzgerald
Installation of Fitzgerald as president celebrated
Alvernia officially installed Glynis A. Fitzgerald, Ph.D., as its eighth president in the institution鈥檚 history during an inauguration ceremony on Friday afternoon.
Online Learners
FAFSA Simplification
The processes and systems used to award federal financial aid have been redesigned, causing a delay in the process for the 2024-25 aid year. Our FAFSA Simplification page features a roundup of changes, frequently asked questions, resources and timelines to assist you.
Engineering 2023
Undergraduate
Prepare for life, leadership and careers through rigorous liberal arts and professional programs.
DPT White Coat Ceremony 2023
Graduate
Advance to the next level in your career, gaining critical skills desired by leaders across sectors.
Adult student
Adult Learners
Accelerated bachelor programs, degree completion, and professional certificates that fit your busy schedule.

 

Virtual Tour

If you're a prospective student thinking about visiting Alvernia, or if you're a current student who wants to learn more about what we have to offer, this self-guided tour includes nearly two dozen stops across our locations, featuring 360-degree panorama views, videos and more.
 

 

Events

Senior Decision Day
MAOL Virtual Information Session
PCT Grad and Adult Info Session
Junior Preview Day
Junior Preview Day
John R. Post Center at Reading CollegeTowne
CollegeTowne
Alvernia champions economic redevelopment and renewed energy in downtown Reading and Pottsville.
International Students
International Students
Alvernia鈥檚 inclusive and welcoming community is ideal for international students. Our dedicated International Admissions team provides the support and assistance needed to meet the unique needs of international admission.
Millmont after-school service program
Experiential Learning
Apply knowledge through real-world and service learning opportunities and hands-on practice.
Campus in Fall
Visit Our Beautiful Campus
The best way to experience Alvernia is to visit the campus and immerse in its vibrant community.
Students in the admissions office lounge
Admission & Financial Aid
Alvernia staff provides personalized attention for each student and family to ensure they are fully engaged, aware and understand the best options for college success.
2023-2024 Colleges of Distinction Rankings
Rankings & Facts
Alvernia is a great place to get an education. But don't just take our word for it.
Foam party
Student Organizations and Activities
Through dozens of campus organizations and activities, Alvernia students hone lifetime skills essential for any industry or field of study.
Study Abroad to China 2019
Study Abroad
The Office of Global Engagement offers a variety of short-term faculty-led programs, as well as semester and year-long programs.