Cabrini University

Radnor, PA

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Cabrini, founded in 1957, is a church-affiliated college of liberal arts and sciences. Its 112-acre campus, once a country estate, is located in Radnor, 10 miles from Philadelphia; the original buildings were designed in the early 1900s.

Website: www.cabrini.edu/

Private
Co-ed
1,650
Undergraduate
Students
(61.5%) 1,014 Women
(38.5%) 636 Men
786
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
71% of 3,186 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.06
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
19-23 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$44,690
Tuition and Fees
$31,350
Room and Board
$12,140
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Freshman Award
$17,185
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$43,437
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
83
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 64% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 1% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Radnor Population
30,878
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Philadelphia
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
62% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Cavalier
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.9% Asian
19.6% Black/African-American
9.8% Hispanic/Latino
4.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
59.2% White
4.9% Unknown
International Students
0.3% from 1 countries
First-Year Students Returning
70.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
50.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
79%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
19.0%
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 3  
Science 3  
Foreign Language 2  
Social Studies 3  
History    
Academic Electives 2 6

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Recommended August 29
SAT Only    
ACT Only    
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT    
SAT Subject Tests Only  
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: No policy as of now
ACT: No policy as of now

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
610 King of Prussia Road
City, State, Zip
Radnor, PA 19087
Phone
(610) 902-8552
Fax
(610) 902-8309
E-mail
admit@cabrini.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$20
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Not reported
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
1 recommended for all freshmen
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
71% of 3,186 applicants were admitted
Women
71% of 2,041 applicants were admitted
Men
70% of 1,145 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
584 (26%) of 2,264 admitted students enrolled
Women
342 (23%) of 1,458 admitted students enrolled
Men
242 (30%) of 806 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
3.06
3.75 and Above
10%
3.50 - 3.74
13%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
21%
2.50 - 2.99
32%
2.00 - 2.49
10%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
Not reported
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
19-23 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
Not reported
Score of 24 - 29
Not reported
Score of 18 - 23
Not reported
Score of 12 - 17
Not reported
Score of 6 - 11
Not reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not reported

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
 
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$44,690
Tuition and Fees
$31,350
Room and Board
$12,140
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003241
Free

Profile of 2017 - 18 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
383 (96.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
335 (87.5%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
335 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
70 (20.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
$17,185
Need-Based Gift
Received by 302 (90.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,932
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 302 (90.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,557
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 335 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
59 (14.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $9,892

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,197 (91.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,006 (84.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,006 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
258 (25.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
$16,988
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,006 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,627
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,006 (100.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,821
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,006 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
221 (16.9%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $10,210

Borrowing

2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
94%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$43,437
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
 

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
1,248
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Out-of-State Students, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students
Number of Awards
719
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,141
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
  • Criminology
  • Education, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • English/Language Arts Teacher Education
  • Finance, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Graphic Design
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Information Technology
  • Kindergarten/Preschool Education and Teaching
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Most Popular Disciplines
Business/marketing, Education, Communication/journalism
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Physical therapy, occupational therapy with Thomas Jefferson University
Special Programs
Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
83
Part-Time Faculty
148
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
31%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 64% of classes
20-29 students: 20% of classes
30-39 students: 1% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 38% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 46% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 17% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
212,594
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
575
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Science, Master of Accounting, Master of Education

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • Education--General
  • Organizational Management

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


Boston Population
30,878
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Philadelphia
Campus Size
112 acres

Weather

Temperature
22.8 average low in January, 81.7 average high in September
Rain
117 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
5 mile(s) from campus in King of Prussia
Nearest Train Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Radnor

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
62% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
38%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
Resident Assistants and Directors on nightly duty

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Cavalier
School Colors
Royal blue and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Field Hockey x      
Golf     x  
Lacrosse x   x  
Soccer x   x  
Softball x      
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x   x  
Volleyball x      
Women's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey x  
Golf    
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey    
Golf x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
archery, basketball, football, rock climbing, sand volleyball, skiing (downhill), soccer, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, campus activities and programming (cap) board, student government association (sga), black student union, catholic relief services (crs) ambassadors, cabrini friends of exceptional children (cfec)
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
1,650
Women
1,014 (61.5%)
Men
636 (38.5%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
1,384
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.9% Asian
19.6% Black/African-American
9.8% Hispanic/Latino
4.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
59.2% White
4.9% Unknown
International Students.
0.3% from 1 countries
Average Age
21
All Graduate Students
786

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
70.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
50.7%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
59.6%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
60.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
79%
Average Starting Salary
79%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
19.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Business 3%
Law 1%
Arts and Sciences 8%
Medicine 1%
Education 8%

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