1,312
Students
Financial aid thermometer
21,312
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
77
77%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Alverno College is a Comprehensive institution located in Milwaukee, WI, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 3400 South 43 Street
PO Box 343922
Milwaukee, WI  53234-3922
United States
Contact Ms. Becky Kurter
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: admissions@alverno.edu
Phone: 414-382-6110
Fax: 414-382-6055

Majors & Degrees

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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International Business/trade/commerce Checkmark
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
Speech Communication And Rhetoric Checkmark
Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English/language Arts Teacher Education Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health/health-care Administration Checkmark
Music Therapy Checkmark
Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences, And Administration Related Checkmark
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse Checkmark
History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
Community Organization And Advocacy Checkmark
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
International Relations And Affairs Checkmark
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

610
Applied
475
Accepted
1,312
Enrolled
78%
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Female Admissions

610
Females Applied
475
Females Accepted
78%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.04
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Other requirements exist (see below)
Recommended A minimum high school GPA of 2
Interview
Other requirements: Minimum 2.0 college GPA

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 20 17 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

27,552
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Fees

750
Full-time student fees
8,546
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

21,312
Avg. Financial Aid Package
26,594
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
5,109
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,847
Avg. Loan Aid
11,782
Avg. Grant Aid
12,685
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid

Student Body

1,312
Total undergrad students
0%
International Students
7%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 26.97%
Black or African American 13.25%
White or Caucasian 48.64%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.55%
Asian 5.61%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.08%
Two or more races 4.44%

Gender

Male (0.15%)
Female (99.85%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Women-only housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 16%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Convocation, Homecoming and Community Day

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
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Most popular organizations:
Alverno Cru, CHICA, Love Your Melon Crew, Circle K and Gay-Straight Alliance

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
well-lit parking lots and pathways, emergency first-aid and CPR, crisis intervention team and plan in place

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No No No
Cross-country Running No No No
Golf No No No
Soccer No No No
Softball No No No
Tennis No No No
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Basketball No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark No
Golf No Checkmark No
Soccer No Checkmark No
Softball No Checkmark No
Tennis No Checkmark No
Volleyball No Checkmark No

Faculty

211
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 87
Part-time - 124
Male - 40
Female - 171