Alvernia University

The Alvernia University is established in and located at Reading, Pennsylvania 19607-1799. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 61 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Alvernia University provides Private not-for-profit‚ 4-year or above and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Alvernia University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship in more than 20 Subject areas as well as 55 specializations.

Contact Details

400 Saint Bernardine St
Reading, PA 19607-1799
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Alvernia University
: Private not-for-profit‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 25
Graduate application fee
: $ 50

Admissions & Requirements

Alvernia University Undergraduate application fees is $25 and Graduate application fees $50. Below table’s shows Alvernia University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions :



  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading 440 530
SAT Math 450 540
SAT Writing 440 530
ACT Composite 18 22

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:


Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $28,500 $560 $780
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $28,500 $560 $780
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $28,500 $560 $780
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $11,790 $236 $655
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $11,790 $236 $655
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $11,790 $236 $655

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $10,190 $9,880 $9,650 $9,266
On campus, other expenses $2,500 $2,700 $2,202 $2,202
Off campus (not with family), room and board $5,100 $5,100
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $3,600 $3,600
Off campus (with family), other expenses $2,500 $2,500


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Not applicable
Basketball Commonwealth Conference
Baseball Commonwealth Conference
Cross Country/Track Middle Atlantic States Athletic Corporation

Alvernia University Majors with degree levels

The Alvernia University is up with semester based academics that offer 55 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 48 Majors
  • Master Degree : 9 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 3 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 1 Majors

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Theology and Religious Vocations

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Alvernia University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Alvernia University College.