Francis Hall aerial view


Alvernia University is ranked in the top 100 colleges and universities in the country. According to U.S. News & World Report, the university is among the 2020 Best Regional Universities in the North. Of the more than 1,500 colleges and universities in the northeast region, U.S. News only ranks 170, and Alvernia is at 94 in the top tier, moving up several positions over last year.


“这些最新排名爬升是证明了我们社会的集体奉献的变革微尼亚山的使命,”安微尼亚总裁 约翰河loyack。 “我们的学生,教师,员工,校友和社会各界的合作伙伴应该庆祝,并与知识分享这个消息,他们的努力不断推动这一机构的高度。”


Alvernia’s movement up the ranks over last year can be attributed to successful outcomes in three areas—faculty resources, average first-year retention rates and predicted and actual graduation rates. Rankings are based on data from fall 2018 enrollment figures as well as an average across the last three to four years. Since being ranked by US News & World Report during the past nine years, Alvernia has moved into the top tier and now to among the top 100.




According to U.S. News & World Report, 地区性大学 提供全系列的本科课程,一些硕士课程和一些博士课程。学校根据在一组被广泛接受卓越的指标,他们的表现排名。


高校是由六个关键指标 - 结果(35%),教师资源(20%),专家的意见(20%),学生卓越(10%),财务资源(10%)和校友捐赠排行(5%) 。