3400 S. 43rd Street, PO Box 343922 Milwaukee, WI 53234-3922 414-382-6101
http://www.alverno.edu admissions@alverno.edu
About Alverno College
  • Year of Foundation 1887
  • Size of Campus 47 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Degrees Bachelor's , Master's, Post-Bachelor's,Post-Master's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,176
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 100%, 3%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $20
  • Enrollment No. 2,307
Some educations change your perspective. Others change your life. Your education should be all about you, helping you to become the best version of yourself and to realize your potential by becoming the person you haven’t yet imagined. At Alverno College, we know the measure of academic success involves more than the receipt of a diploma. We engage you-connect you to the world around you. We focus on your background and your goals. We help you reach for something far more valuable than a career. As one of the nation’s largest Catholic women’s colleges, Alverno is dedicated to your personal and professional development. We offer weekday and weekend undergraduate programs for women, as well as graduate programs for women and men. At Alverno, you will be held to high academic standards. You will be challenged to write, to speak, to present research and to demonstrate knowledge in every area of study. This will be one of the most comprehensive learning experiences of your life-one you shouldn’t miss and will never forget. We offer an impressive range of majors and minors to keep you engaged while providing nearly limitless opportunities within your chosen field of study.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Cultural Kaleidoscope, Hispanic Women of Alverno, Muslim Student Association, Women of Asian Ethnicity;
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Celebrate Cultures Week; Community Day; Homecoming; Boo Bash; Hip Hop Week; Passport to Success; Leadershop; Weekly Roundtable Discussion; Alverno Idol; Little Sweethearts Party; Giving Thanks Week; Spirit Week; Love Your Body Week; Alverno Presents Perfor
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Urban
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Milwaukee, WI (10), Chicago, Illinois (90)
  • Distance to nearest train Milwaukee, WI (10)
  • Distance to nearest bus Milwaukee, WI (10)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 70%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 13%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 0%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 30%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (100%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 2
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 10,823
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 82,416
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 275
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, day care, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 13,954
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 25
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological, religious
  • Museums art gallery; Teaching, Learning and Technology Center; clinical nursing skills lab; student-centered multimedia production facility; Career Center; Fitness Center; Diagnostic Digital Portfolio; Pitman Theater; Assessment Center; International and Intercult
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 150
  • Number Of Subscriptions 115,084
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Library Facilities electronic reserves and hotlinks within EDUCATOR (course management software); wireless connectivity in reference room and study areas; circulation of laptops to students; library computer classroom with 15 computers; smart board and laptop cart for use wi
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 261,484
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 200
  • Computer Courses No
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Marquette University)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Milwaukee area schools, e.g. Milwaukee Public Schools; Milwaukee area hospitals and hospital systems, e.g. Aurora Health Care, Covenant Health Care, Children's Hospital, Froedtert, Pro HealthCare; Financial and insurance firms, e.g. M&I Bank, U.S. Bank, M
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 84%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Marquette University)
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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