Mount Aloysius College Releases Fall 2021 Dean’s List

Cresson, Pa. – Mount Aloysius College is proud to announce the Dean’s List for the fall semester of 2021. The Dean’s List honors full-time students who have earned at least a 3.50 grade point average (GPA), part-time students who have achieved a GPA of 3.70, or students enrolled in six to eight semester hours who earned a 3.9 GPA. Mount Aloysius College students named to the Dean’s List for Fall 2021 are: Abingdon, MD: Katherine [...]

2022-01-14T16:54:55-05:00January 14th, 2022|General News|

Mount Aloysius Nurses Achieve NCLEX Success

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College nursing graduates have again demonstrated their job readiness with outstanding pass rates on the National Council Licensure Exam for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN). For the 2020-2021 annual reporting period (October 1, 2020 to September 21, 2021), Mountie graduates achieved a 95.35% first-time pass rate, substantially higher than both state and national pass rates. The national NCLEX pass rate for all types of registered nurse programs was 83.22%. The average for [...]

2022-01-13T11:11:37-05:00January 13th, 2022|General News|

Mount Aloysius Donates Stockings to Children in Need

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College has provided Christmas cheer to local families in need for more than 20 years with their Angel Tree project. For 2021, the College is providing stockings full of toys to families who may not be able to afford presents for their children this Christmas, as well as a variety of in-need individuals. This year, more than 30 Mountie students and employees donated items to stuff stockings for 120 children [...]

2021-12-17T10:28:53-05:00December 17th, 2021|General News|

Mount Aloysius Receives $550,000 State Grant for Campus Upgrades

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College has been awarded a $550,000 grant through the Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) which will help to fund the Ihmsen Hall Living and Learning Project, directly impacting the College’s current and future residential students. This project brings additions and upgrades to Ihmsen Hall, the oldest detached residence hall on the Mount Aloysius College campus. Funds from the grant will support a variety of enhancements including study rooms, meeting [...]

2021-12-14T11:46:41-05:00December 14th, 2021|General News|

Mount Students Volunteer at Dental Clinic

Pittsburgh - Mount Aloysius College pre-dental students showed off their skills and their commitment to the College’s Mercy values through volunteering at a free dental clinic in late October. The clinic, Mission of Mercy Pittsburgh, serves underinsured individuals in the Pittsburgh area. Katie Fasel of Bedford, PA, and Ally Bihary, of Duncansville, PA, two pre-dental majors at the College, worked alongside 1,000 other volunteers to provide care to over 1,000 patients. The group provided extractions, [...]

2021-12-07T15:06:29-05:00December 7th, 2021|General News|

First National Bank Donation Supports Dual Enrollment at Mount Aloysius

Cresson, Pa. - First National Bank recently donated $6,000 to Mount Aloysius College via the Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) program. The donation will go towards the College’s dual enrollment program. Mount Aloysius College’s dual enrollment program offers high school students the opportunity to take reduced-tuition courses for college credit at their high school. These courses allow students to enter college a step ahead, with credits already on their transcripts, so they can better explore [...]

2021-11-24T09:45:47-05:00November 24th, 2021|General News|

Mount Aloysius “Night in the Vineyard” Fundraiser Raises Over $120,000

Cresson, Pa. - Mount Aloysius College recently hosted a “Night in the Vineyard” dinner gala to raise funds for student scholarships. The event raised more than $120,000 towards scholarships for Mount Aloysius students. The “Night in the Vineyard,” occured on Saturday, November 6 and featured a three-course meal paired with wines of the Pacific Northwest. David Ulbricht, owner and winemaker at SchöneTal Cellars, Oregon, provided background information and commentary on the wines paired with each [...]

2021-11-22T16:40:57-05:00November 22nd, 2021|General News|

Vox Nova Presents “Bravo Broadway!”

Cresson, Pa. - Vox Nova, Mount Aloysius College’s student choir, will perform “Bravo Broadway!” which will feature music from many different musicals. Some of the songs featured come from musicals such as The Sound of Music, Godspell, and Little Shop of Horrors.  “So far, this is becoming one of my favorite concerts that I have worked on in my time here,” says junior Vox Nova member Wes Caton. “Not only is the music itself great, [...]

2021-11-15T14:29:50-05:00November 15th, 2021|General News|

Mount Aloysius Lacrosse Team Donates to Veterans Organization

Cresson, Pa. - In honor of Veteran’s Day, the Mount Aloysius College women’s lacrosse team went above and beyond for those who have served our country.  The 16-member team raised $550 through a t-shirt sale, as well as collected boxes of food, hygiene, and health supplies for Operation Support Our Troops. Operation Support Our Troops is a non-profit organization that supports military service members, both stationed abroad and those who have returned home, by supplying [...]

2021-11-12T14:05:32-05:00November 12th, 2021|General News|

Mount Aloysius Theatre Presents Charlie Brown Christmas

Cresson, Pa.- To ring in the Christmas season, the Mount Aloysius College Theatre Department will be presenting Charlie Brown Christmas. Performances will be held in Alumni Hall at Mount Aloysius on November 11 and 12 at 6:30 p.m., and on November 13 at 10:00 a.m. In addition to the three public performances, the department invites area students and their families to attend the show on Friday, November 12 at noon. The show follows Charlie Brown [...]

2021-11-08T13:27:08-05:00November 8th, 2021|General News|

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