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Reviews 709 total reviews with an average rating of 3.7

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College Junior

Greek Life: There are no sororities or fraternities at Alverno.

3 College Junior

Facilities: The facility is pretty average with a very nice computer lab and student help centers.

3 College Junior

Campus Housing: The housing is basic but very close to campus. Not much going on though activity-wise.

1 College Junior

Guys & Girls: It is an all girls school so guys are nonexistent.

College Junior

Nightlife: I don't go to bars or clubs so I do not know about nightlife.

3 College Junior

Campus Dining: There are usually a few options each meal but it is expensive.

2 College Junior

Local Atmosphere: There is nothing to do here unless you drive into Milwaukee.

2 College Junior

Campus Strictness: There is not much to do on campus and the officers are friendly but rules can be strict.

4 College Junior

Academics: The teachers are nice and extremely helpful. The workload is average.

4 College Junior

Academics: The teachers are very friendly and helpful. The counselors help with all the registration process which is done entirely online.

College Junior

Majors: I have not had an internship but many students take one.

3 College Junior

Majors: The staff is friendly and helpful. My major is not offered at my school so I need to eventually transfer.

4 College Sophomore

Campus Housing: Campus housing is good and is it cleaned daily!

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3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Housing: People live off campus and commute to school if it is not far from campus.

5 College Sophomore

Health & Safety: Our campus security is great and helpful. Our campus is safe.

1 person found this useful Report
1 College Sophomore

Greek Life: We do not have Greek housing of Greek life on campus.

4 College Sophomore

Campus Strictness: Campus is strict when it comes to drinking. It needs to be contained in a dorm room and only used by people of age.

5 College Sophomore

Local Atmosphere: Alverno College is located in the city and you are close to stores, bus lines, not too far from Miller Park for baseball, and just a bus ride away from the lake. You can always find something to do in the city.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: Class sizes are small, 15-25 students to 1 teacher. You get individual attention and your professors want you to succeed. This is a liberal arts college and there are a variety of courses offered that should meet everyone's needs.

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5 College Sophomore

Overall Experience: When people see Alverno College on a resume, it is highly considered and is in the top 3 of the best private college's in Wisconsin.

1 person found this useful Report
5 College Sophomore

Academics: The Education program is very helpful and will help me grow into a great future teacher.

4 College Sophomore

Academics: There are many different options when it comes to majors to study. The registration process is easy and people are helpful. The most popular study area is nursing.

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College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: There are students from all different walks of life and everyone is very accepting of that.

Recent Alumnus

Nightlife: I don't live on campus so I don't know how the nightlife is.

Recent Alumnus

Greek Life: I don't live on campus so I wouldn't know anything about greek life.


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Katy Kujala-Korpela
History/Political Science
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Most students who have made it through the majority of their years at Alverno say that they cannot imagine being anywhere else. In fact, many students who leave Alverno to go to other schools because of finances or because they didn't think Alverno was a good fit, often come back. Alverno is not just a school—it's a place that teaches women to think outside of the box and to understand themselves. It becomes a home for many people. Alverno graduates go on to become important women in their workplaces, communities, churches, and homes. The College offers students a unique opportunity to take a really good look at themselves and say, "Who am I?" and "Is this who I really want to be?"

Most people say that going to college is an investment in your future, but coming to Alverno is an investment in not only your future, but also your community's future. Almost all students who graduate from Alverno get a job within six months of graduation. Its graduates are competent, well-rounded, and have made a name both locally and internationally. At Alverno, students are pushed to analyze documents, literature, and one another. They are also encouraged to continuously self-assess and focus on their success.

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