What Makes Us Special

About Alverno College

Founded in 1887 by the School Sisters of St. Francis, Alverno College is an internationally known, four-year liberal arts college dedicated to the personal and professional development of women. Known for its innovative, abilities-based, assessment-as-learning approach to education, Alverno has consulted with three US presidential administrations on higher education accountability. Alverno offers over 60 areas of study available in weekday and weekend timeframes. Men are admitted to graduate and licensure programs.

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Admissions  Help

* Alverno's average ACT composite score is 19.

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 2.99

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 100%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 72%  Help

More About our Students

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Price of Attendance in 2013-14  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

2012-13 Average Net Tuition for
Aided Undergraduates *  Help

* Net tuition for each individual student may be lower or higher
depending on family income and student eligibility
and availability of grant aid.

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 10:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 93%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 334 149 0 0 483

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