A look at Alvernia University's campus.

Back to Member Map

Alvernia University

400 Saint Bernardine St
Reading, Pennsylvania 19607-1799

Level Four or more years
Undergraduate Enrollment 1,500
Setting City
Links Financial Aid Office
Admissions Office
Online Application (Fee: $0)
Total 2021 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment 1,500
Total 2021 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment 420
Total 2021 Total Enrollment 2,700
Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen 3.50 GPA
Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen 1080 SAT
Test Optional Yes (for seniors applying for 2022)
Accept Transfer Students Yes
Middle 50% Range of College GPA for Transfer Students N/A
Total 2021 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment N/A
Catholic Order Affiliation Bernardine Franciscan
4 Most Popular Majors Nursing, Business, Physician Assistant
Unique Academic Programs Addictions and Mental Health Treatment
School Mascot Golden Wolves

Interesting Facts:
  • We have the first Addictions and Mental Health Treatment program in the USA.
  • Our Criminal Justice program was the first one in Pennsylvania.
  • We began as an orphanage. Our first building was originally built as an orphanage and then was used for the founding of Alvernia College years later.

Social Media Pages:
Facebook: @AlverniaUniversityAdmissions
Instagram: @au_admissions