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  • May 15, 2019

    Avila breaks ground on Goppert Performing Arts Center Renovation

    Project will expand black box theatre, increase rehearsal space for University and community projects

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  • May 9, 2019

    Highfill, Tibbetts Among Senior Honorees

    Academic Excellence Recognized at 33rd Annual Ceremony

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  • April 23, 2019

    Timothy Klocko named Avila University VP for Finance and Administration

    Experienced higher education financial administrator to begin May 15

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  • April 15, 2019

    Avila Seniors recognized at 2019 Student Scholar Day

    Day-long Celebration of Academic Excellence Showcases Seniors' Work

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  • April 3, 2019

    Mañan named Irene Ryan Regional Finalist

    Senior Jerry Mañan finished in the top 16 at the ACTF Region V Festival

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  • March 25, 2019

    Koehler recognized for outstanding community service

    Tracy Koehler, MSN, RN, received Outstanding Community Service Award from Research Foundation

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  • March 5, 2019

    School of Nursing puts on Disaster Preparedness simulation

    The 39 members of the senior class practiced providing medical care in the midst of a tornado disaster

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  • February 22, 2019

    John Roushkolb Joins Avila Athletics as Sports Information Director/Assistant Athletic Director

    Avila University recently named John Roushkolb as Sports Information Director/Assistant Athletic Director, where he will oversee publicity for the University’s 14 athletics programs.

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  • February 20, 2019

    Avila University Alumni and Community Donors Raise $1.07 Million for Student Scholarships

    Avila University alumni and community donors once again raised more than $1 million at its 43rd annual Steer Dinner and Auction.

    Building on Our Promise was the theme for the evening’s festivities, highlighting the University’s student success initiative guaranteeing on-time graduation, internship or research experience, and travel experience. To realize the Avila Promise, the $1.07 million raised during the event will go toward student scholarships.

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  • January 29, 2019

    Fall 2018 Dean's List

    More than 400 undergraduate students have been named to the Fall 2018 Dean's List. This honor is available to full-time admitted undergraduate students who have successfully completed at least 12 credit hours with at least a 3.5-semester grade point average.

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  • January 8, 2019

    Government Shutdown Does Not Affect Fed Student Aid

    Financial Aid Operations and student aid program funding continue without disruption through the government shutdown.  If you are using any type of federal aid for funding your education your aid...

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  • December 13, 2018

    Shabari Jones Named to American Football Coaches Association All-American First-Team

    Avila University offensive lineman, senior Shabari Jones, has been named to the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) All-American first-team for 2018. By being named first-team All-American, Jones is considered to be one of the top five best NAIA offensive linemen in the country. 

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The Avila Promise

  • Tuition Protection
  • 4-Year Graduation Guarantee
  • Internship or Research Guarantee
  • Up to $1,000 Travel Award


That’s the Avila Promise.

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Welcome Class of 2023

All first-year students are required to attend one SOAR (Student Orientation, Advising and Registration) event.

Your next opportunity is May 24, 2019.

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Commencement Activities


Grads at 2019 Commencement

Congratulations Class of 2019!

To see photos from our celebration of the 102nd graduating class,

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