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.
Cabrini University is a Catholic institution of higher education dedicated to academic excellence, leadership development, and a commitment to social justice. Cabrini welcomes learners of all faiths, cultures, and backgrounds and prepares them to become engaged citizens of the world.
One of the first U.S. universities to make community service a graduation requirement, Cabrini University offers a core curriculum, “Justice Matters,” that reflects our Catholic heritage and connects the theory and practice of social justice to each student’s major.
Our welcoming, safe community is located in suburban Radnor, PA, a short train ride from Philadelphia. We’re close to world-class shopping and dining. We’re only two hours from New York City and two-and-a-half hours from Washington, DC - a great starting point for exploring the East Coast.
Our 112-acre campus was originally the estate of Dr. John T. Dorrance, inventor of the process of making condensed soup and president of the Campbell Soup Company. Dorrance owned a stable with many horses and hosted social events within the main hall of his mansion, Woodcrest - now a residence hall.
Our 1,400 undergraduates are attracted by a faculty that provides individual attention. The student-faculty ratio is 11:1; nearly 80% of classes have fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors are focused on Business, Education, Psychology and Social Science.
Cabrini offers 50+ student clubs, organizations & honor societies as well as 18 varsity sports. By embracing the Cavalier spirit and getting involved in all that Cabrini offers, you can make friends, become a leader, make extraordinary memories and live with purpose. Reflect our growth and success, on July 1, 2016 Cabrini College became Cabrini University.