About Alvernia University

Situated on a scenic 121-acre suburban campus in historic Berks County, Pa., ALVERNIA is a thriving university that empowers students through real-world learning to discover their passion for life, while providing the education to turn what they love into lifetimes of career success and personal fulfillment, helping them make the world a better place.

Study Abroad

Alvernia University Student Studying Abroad

Nursing major Natalie Lucas is spending this semester studying abroad through Alvernia University.

10 days ago

Alvernia Students Compete in Winter Athletics

Just over 100 Alvernia student-athletes competed on Crusader sports teams this fall. Alvernia offers 9 men's and 11 women's intercollegiate, NCAA Division III teams.

15 days ago
Who's Who

Students Attend Sustainable Agriculture Conference

Several Alvernia students active in the Bog Turtle Creek Farm attended workshops about sustainable agriculture and food access, at a February conference for the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture. Held in State College, Pa., the conference allowed more than 2,000 participants to...

15 days ago
Community Service

Alvernia Students Make a Difference this Winter Break

Alvernia students are working towards a better society in Cincinnati, Ohio, Philadelphia, Pa., Reading, Pa., and the Dominican Republic, this winter through Alvernia University Alternative Break programs.

2 months ago
Honor Society

Alvernia Students Inducted into Psi Chi

Hard-working Alvernia University students were inducted into the Psi Chi National Honor Society in fall 2014.

29 days ago