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Colleges / Alverno College

Alverno College

Milwaukee, WI 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate91%
Acceptance Rate91%

Alverno College Student Life

Alverno College is on a 46-acre campus in the urban setting of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Alverno College Student Activities

There are many activities and organizations for Alverno College students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Interested in Greek life? Alverno College does not have fraternities or sororities.

Alverno College has the Alverno College Student Nursing Association. In fact, more students participate in the Alverno College Student Nursing Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Alverno College include Alverno College Music Therapy Student Organization, Hispanic Professionals of Greater Milwaukee, Women of Asian Ethnicity and Alverno Student Healthcare Association.

The Alverno College community comes together each year for Convocation, Homecoming and Community Day.

Alverno College Housing

This table offers information on housing at Alverno College.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes Required for sophomore
Guaranteed Housing Yes Guaranteed for freshman
Co-ed Housing Available No
Housing for Students with Disabilities No
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus –– 14%
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing –– 269
Number of Students Living On-Campus –– 117
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus –– 86%

Alverno College offers on-campus housing. Students are required to live on campus through sophomore year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most Alverno College students live off campus. In 2022, 14% of undergrads at Alverno College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 86% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Alverno College. There are 269 spots available in on-campus housing for all 917 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 117 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 40% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

Alverno College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Alverno College Athletics

Alverno College does not have any athletic programs or the school has not reported any information on their athletic teams.

Is Alverno College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Alverno College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Alverno College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Alverno College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Additionally, Alverno College has well-lit parking lots and pathways, emergency first-aid and CPR, crisis intervention team and plan in place.

Plan a Visit to Alverno College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Alverno College, take Interstate 94 to Milwaukee, WI. If you need to fly, book your flight to Mitchell International airport.

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Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Alverno College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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