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About Cabrini University

Founded in 1957, Cabrini University is a residential Catholic institution in Pennsylvania that welcomes learners of all faiths, cultures, and backgrounds.

Our undergraduate and graduate degrees help students discover who they are and what they can accomplish in their life, in their career, and in society. Our students are empowered to make a better life for themselves and for others from the moment they step on campus. 

Our welcoming, safe community is located a short train ride from Philadelphia and is close to world-class shopping and dining. 

We are only two hours from New York City and two-and-a-half hours from Washington, DC, making our campus a great starting point for exploring the East Coast.

  • 2,150 students (37% male, 63% female)
  • 33% student diversity
  • 1,300 undergraduate
  • 850 graduate

Tuition & Fees: $30,588 / Room & Board: $12,026

98% of undergraduate students receive financial aid.

35+ majors, minors, and certifications

  • Average Class: 16 students
  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 16:1

92% of full-time faculty with doctorate or terminal degree

50+ Student Clubs, Organizations, and Honor Societies

18 Division III Sports (100 championships since 1993)

60% of undergraduate students live on campus in 12 residence halls. 

90% of first-year students live on campus, many in themed Living and Learning Communities

40% of students commute to Cabrini.

95% of Cabrini graduates are employed, in graduate school, or completing a year of service within 10 months of graduating.

Rankings and Awards

Cabrini was named a 2017 Best Value Top College by ETC College Rankings Index and a 2016 Military Friendly School by Victory Media.

Best Value Top College 2017 - ETC Rankings       Military Friendly School 2016

President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

The Corporation for Community and National Service has honored Cabrini with:

  • The President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll
  • The President’s Higher Education Interfaith Community Service Honor Roll
  • The President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll (Education)

These awards recognize institutions of higher education that support exemplary community‑service programs.

Cabrini also has been recognized for community engagement by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. 

Vision. Impact. Growth.

Discover Cabrini University's strategic plan for diversification, sustainable growth, and expanded outreach.