"If these are the caliber of students Alvernia has to send, we are happy to take Alvernia students anytime."

Katie Cohen, MS, OTR/L
Baltimore City Public Schools
Coordinator - Occupational Therapy
Physical Therapy/Audiology Services


"Surviving without my student!  She really blossomed at the end, I haven't heard from her yet but hope to soon.  Thank you for the wonderful placement."

Suzanne K. Dubbs, MOT

Pine Grove Area School District



Welcome to Occupational Therapy Program Fieldwork

Successful completion of Level I and Level II Fieldwork is a requirement for granting a Masters Degree in Occupational Therapy Program. 

The Alvernia University Academic Fieldwork Coordinator collaborates with the Fieldwork Educator and the student prior to, during, and following fieldwork assignments.  The Academic Fieldwork Coordinator schedules all fieldwork placements and serves as a liaison between Alvernia University and the fieldwork site.  Level II Fieldwork should be completed within twenty-four (24) months following completion of academic preparation.

Level I


Level II

Fieldwork Contacts


Christa Eck, M.S., OTR/L, CBIST
Academic Fieldwork Coordinator

   Bernardine Hall, Room 114H

Linda Marburger, B.A.
Occupational Therapy Dept. Secretary

   Bernardine Hall, Room 114


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Required Clearances for Junior and Senior Students preparing for Fieldwork

These are mandatory clearances for facilities, some facilities may require others