Alvernia University

400 Saint Bernardine St
Reading, PA 19607
(610) 796-8200
http://www.alvernia.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 2,856
  • Undergraduate population: 2,076
  • Student to faculty ratio: 14 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $34,945
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $33,795
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $30,196
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $29,046

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 99%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $9,994
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 25%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,667
  • Students receiving federal aid: 64%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $2,066
  • Students receiving state aid: 36%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 96%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 1,575
  • Percent admitted: 77%
  • Percent admitted (men): 79%
  • Percent admitted (women): 75%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 430, 520
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 420, 530
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 2,809
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 31%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 69%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 53%
  • Graduation rate (men): 52%
  • Graduation rate (women): 54%

Degrees Offered

  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters