NOTE: The Alvernia University Admissions Office offers in-person campus visits to an individual student accompanied by two family members. For your safety and for the safety of our campus community, all campus visitors must adhere to the required visit protocols on our Individual Visits webpage. For ongoing information about Alvernia's COVID-19 management, please see our Health Alerts page.


We want you and your family to safely and comfortably experience Alvernia's campus. To make this possible for everyone, we have several options in addition to traditional in-person campus visits, such as online visits and a virtual tour. Please click from the menu at the left or scroll down to learn the details of each visit option. We are happy to help you  and arrange your preferred way to get to know Alvernia.


Here are a few of the special events we're hosting in the Fall of 2021:
Upcoming special events we're hosting in the Spring of 2022:
  • Twilight Tour on Friday, February 4th offers an evening guided tour of Alvernia's campus, dinner with admissions department and presentation.
  • Join us for our jam-packed Packapalooza Admitted Student Event on Saturday, February 12th at 9 am. Featuring campus and residence tours, one-on-one faculty time, lunch and so much more!
  • Accepted Students Day on Saturday, March 19th at 10:00 am, Saturday, April 2nd at 1:00 pm & Saturday, April 9th at 1:00 PMFile your FAFSA before January 1 and receive a free $50 Alvernia Bookstore gift card when attending one of these events.
  • Join us on Spring Fling Weekend for Confirmation Celebration, Saturday, April 30th at 12:00 pm. Tour the campus, pay your deposit and enjoy the student activities, food trucks and festivities!


Questions about events or the application process? Contact the Undergraduate Admissions office at 610-796-8269 or To chat via email with current Alvernia students about what it is like to live and learn on our campus, feel free to email our Golden Guide student ambassadors at  

Undergraduate Visits
Francis Hall Patio
One-On-One Campus Visit
Safe in-person visits are held on weekdays at 9am, 11am and 1pm. Please review requirements for these visits prior to scheduling. We look forward to welcoming you to campus!
Virtual Tour Screenshot
Take A Virtual Tour
Experience Alvernia's scenic campus from anywhere in this 360-degree online tour. Narration is available in English as well as Spanish, Mandarin and Arabic.
Alvernia University PLEX
Virtual Visit
Schedule a live online tour of campus led by a student tour guide, followed by a Zoom meeting with an Admissions Counselor. Available Tuesdays and Thursdays at noon.

Alvernia Invites You To Campus

Alvernia University sign at main entrance
Open Houses
Customize your Open House for your interests
Thrust stage in theater
Information Sessions
Admissions & Financial Aid info plus a campus tour & lunch
Undergraduate Admissions Office
Saturday Hours
Brief Saturday morning overview with a guided tour

More Ways To Experience Alvernia

St. Francis statue overlooking library patio
Transfer Events
Visits for students transferring from another school
Students in a residence hall lounge
Overnight & Shadow Visits
Spend the day on campus or stay overnight
Bus with Golden Wolves artwork
Alvernia On The Road
AU Admissions comes to you