Alvernia University is Affiliated With the Roman Catholic Faith.
Like many colleges with a religious affiliation, Alvernia is not "faith based" and is therefore unlikely to require a religious studies component. If an affinity with the Roman Catholic faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Roman Catholic Colleges and Universities.
Alvernia Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 6.0% of the student population at Alvernia. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Alvernia Disability Services.
Alvernia for the Military
While not a "service academy", Alvernia does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Alvernia Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Alvernia for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Alvernia University
Alvernia offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Alvernia University
Alvernia has a comparatively small, student body. There were 2,358 undergraduates in 2016. Full-time attendance was 1,765 (74.9%). Part-time attendance was 593 (25.1%).
Alvernia University is Ranked #1,748 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Alvernia is less diverse than average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Alvernia #1748 out of 2,475.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Alvernia University Competes in the NCAA
Alvernia has a total of 328 student athletes, 167 men and 161 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$1,636,392|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$1,603,004|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Alvernia University Athletics