RADNOR, Pa. (May 21, 2014) – Olivia Collins graduated cum laude on Sunday, May 18, completing four years at Cabrini College after overcoming personal tragedy.
Collins lost both of her parents before she turned 19.
She achieved her undergraduate degree on time and nearly debt-free, despite paying a mortgage and working full time.
Now, Olivia plans to use her degree in social work to help others.
Hear more about her inspiring story from 6abc Action News.
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About Cabrini College Students do extraordinary things at Cabrini College, a residential Catholic college welcoming learners of all faiths, cultures, and backgrounds.
Since its founding in 1957 by the Missionary Sisters of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the College has provided a transformational Education of the Heart, focusing on academic excellence, leadership development, and a commitment to social justice.
Cabrini enrolls about 1,300 undergraduates in more than 30 majors, pre‑professional programs, concentrations and minors on its serene 112‑acre campus located 30 minutes from Philadelphia. The College also enrolls about 1,400 students in graduate and professional studies programs at its main campus in Radnor, Pa., and at 13 off‑site locations.