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Mount Aloysius Named 2018-2019 College of Distinction

Posted on: July 12, 2018

Cresson, Pa. – Students returning to Mount Aloysius College will get a bonus this fall. Once again the College was notified that it earned recognized as a “College of Distinction” for the 2018-2019 academic year. In addition, the Mount Aloysius Business, Education and Nursing majors have also all been singled out for College of Distinction… Read More »

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Mountie Alum Reaches Career Milestone

Posted on: July 12, 2018

Patrick McKee, ’11, was recently hired as the Sustainability Program Manager by the Office of Environmental Policy at the University of Connecticut. Patrick earned a bachelor of science degree in biology before obtaining his master of science degree in environmental science and management. He was previously employed at Eastern Kentucky University as a Sustainability Manager…. Read More »

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Brianna Baker & Mountie Alumni Serve in Honduras

Posted on: July 12, 2018

Cresson, Pa. – The Mount Aloysius community’s integrated approach to community service forms a vital component of the College’s overall learning experience for students.  Indeed, a major attraction for Mount Aloysius students is the College’s focus on creating useful and authentic service opportunities allowing them to work with regional, national and even international communities.  For nearly a… Read More »

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Mountie Recognized Nationally by Chick-Fil-A for ASL Project

Posted on: July 10, 2018

Mount Aloysius student, Teresa Goc, is being recognized for her efforts to create an inclusive atmosphere during her summer job. Goc, a sophomore from York, Pa., studies in the American Sign Language/ English Interpreter program and has spent five summers working at the Chick-fil-A in East York, Pa. Last summer, Goc created a video specifically… Read More »

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The First MAAPP Baby

Posted on: July 9, 2018

Mike Wilt and Courtney Burkett came to MAC together in 2012, where they both started their journey in the MAAPP Program. Since graduating with their degrees in Surgical Technology and Medical Assistant, respectively, Mike and Courtney were happily married, bought a home, and have since welcomed the birth of their son. Robert Michael Wilt was… Read More »

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Mt Aloysius Connects Incoming Freshmen To Region’s Outdoors

Posted on: July 9, 2018

Cresson, Pa. — Mount Aloysius College’s incoming freshmen class will enjoy a first-ever focus on the natural beauty of Pennsylvania’s southern Allegheny Mountains.  Certainly the College’s 193-acre Cresson campus is gorgeous, but the outdoor opportunities to hike, bike, climb, float, fish, and dine under the stars continue to develop and expand as Mount Aloysius and the… Read More »

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Get to know Chris Lovett, Registrar

Posted on: June 25, 2018

A conversation with Chris Lovett, Registrar/Director for the Center for Student Success/Coordinator of Institutional Effectiveness at Mount Aloysius College. How many years have you worked at MAC? 14 Tell me about your job and responsibilities at the College My primary role of Registrar requires me to ensure that students’ academic records are accurate and protected.  I… Read More »

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Mountie named first female warden of Blair County Prison

Posted on: June 18, 2018

Abbie Tate, ’05, who started as a corrections officer in 2005 was named Warden of the Blair County Prison. Tate is a graduate of the Mount Aloysius College criminology program. She was selected from more than 80 applicants. Congratulations Abbie!

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Mt. Aloysius Names Head Coach for Women’s Lacrosse

Posted on: June 11, 2018

Cresson, Pa.─ Mount Aloysius College Vice President of Student Affairs, Dr. Jane Grassadonia has announced that Danielle O’Leary has been named the Head Coach of the College’s first –ever Mount Aloysius Women’s Lacrosse program. O’Leary joins Mount Aloysius from Hollins University, Roanoke Va. where she was the head lacrosse coach for the past six years.  O’Leary… Read More »

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ANNOUNCEMENT: New Summer Hours

Posted on: June 6, 2018

Mount Aloysius College will observe Summer Hours from June 4th through August 10th.  Summer business hours are: Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  The entire learning community of Mount Aloysius College wishes you and yours a safe and wonderful summer.  Go Mounties!

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Aerial Photo of the Mount Aloysius Campus