Alvernia Senior Vice President and Provost Dr. Glynis Fitzgerald and President John R. Loyack at Alvernia's 2021 Homecoming


Dear Friends,


On behalf of the entire Alvernia University family, we are pleased to welcome you to our community.


Alvernia’s mission is guided by our Franciscan values of service, humility, peacemaking, contemplation and collegiality and has shaped thousands of students and proud alumni.


These values are intertwined into the fabric of the Alvernia community and guides our intellectually challenging environment, dedication to real-world learning and award-winning community service initiatives and our world-class ethics training that develops emerging leaders with moral courage to serve our community.


As you will see by exploring our website, Alvernia is well positioned for the next level of success. We hope you join us and experience the Alvernia Advantage for yourself.


John R. Loyack, President

Glynis A. Fitzgerald, President-Elect