Campus & Student Life at Alverno College

Home to about 1,099 undergraduates in 2020, Alverno is a small, private college located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This urban setting might be best suited for students who like the fast-paced city life. Should you tire of the campus however, Alverno offers a “study abroad” program. Please note, some classes/degrees offered by Alverno can be taken “online” so keep that in mind when reviewing this report. For more context, you might also check out our Alverno Guide to Distance and Online Learning.

Alverno College is Affiliated With the Roman Catholic Faith.

Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the Roman Catholic faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Roman Catholic Colleges and Universities.

Alverno Has a Disability Services Site

For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Alverno Disability Services.

Alverno for the Military

While not a "service academy", Alverno does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information, check out our Alverno for Veterans Guide.

Alverno offers On-Campus Day Care

For students with young families, Alverno does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Alverno College

Alverno offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it.

Freshmen Living Arrangements at Alverno College

* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.

Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Alverno College

Alverno has a comparatively small, student body. There were 1,099 undergraduates in 2020. Full-time attendance was 864 (78.6%). Part-time attendance was 235 (21.4%).

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Alverno College is Ranked #2,839 for Overall Diversity

Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Alverno has a very homogeneous student body. We rank Alverno #2839 out of 3,451.

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.

Overall Diversity at Alverno College

You can learn more about the diversity of the student body at Alverno by looking closer at the ethnic,  genderage, and geographic diversity metrics from the Alverno Diversity Guide.

Alverno College Competes in the NCAA

We wanted to tell you about student athletes at Alverno, but that information was not available.

For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Alverno College Athletics

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