Wanda Cruz adult student comeback
Create Your Comeback: The Power of Your Degree
Discover the power of your degree at Alvernia's Create Your Comeback event on March 14. Hear inspirational stories from students and alumni who successfully made a comeback; connect with faculty, top-level regional executives and community leaders; and take advantage of networking opportunities.
FAFSA Simplification
Due to the passage of the FAFSA Simplification Act — a major redesign of the way federal financial aid is awarded — the 2024-2025 FAFSA will be available three months later than usual. Keep up to date with our FAFSA page, which features a roundup of proposed changes, frequently asked questions, resources and timelines to assist you.
Engineering 2023
Prepare for life, leadership and careers through rigorous liberal arts and professional programs.
DPT White Coat Ceremony 2023
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.

Launch Experience 

Alvernia University Crocs
Deadline extended to get Alvernia Crocs
Fall 2024 undergraduate enrolled students can receive free, custom Alvernia University Crocs. The original deadlines for completing the FAFSA and confirming with a deposit have been extended.


MCCC and Alvernia Virtual Information Sessions
Online Criminal Justice Virtual Info Session
MBA Virtual Information Session
Create Your Comeback: The Power of Your Degree
Spring Counseling Workshop
AMHT Virtual Information Session
John R. Post Center at Reading CollegeTowne
Alvernia champions economic redevelopment and renewed energy in downtown Reading and Pottsville.
International Students
International Students
Alvernia’s 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.