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.

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.

about 9 hours ago
Drama or Musical Achievement

Two Alvernia Students Earn Spots in PA Intercollegiate Band

Alvernia students Brianna Whitton and Matt Qualio have been accepted into the 68th Annual Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Band, performing March 7-9, 2015 at Bloomsburg University.

5 days ago
Academic Award

Alvernia Students Receive Awards for Freshman Honors Work

Several first year students at Alvernia are honored for top research papers and posters, presented at the annual Research Symposium.

6 days ago
Who's Who

Alvernia Students Trained as Catholic Relief Services Ambassadors

Working with Campus Ministry, three Alvernia students took part in Catholic Relief Services training in October 2014, in order to serve as Student Ambassadors to the university's student body.

7 days ago

Students Earn Undergraduate Degrees from Alvernia University

Alvernia undergraduate students earn Associate of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Bachelor of Social Work degrees this December.

10 days ago