Catholic higher education resounds with good news stories! A 2013 ACCU report shows the high level of degree attainment among Catholic college and university students. And beyond the research lie stories of real achievement and growth:
- A theology class at the University of San Diego led this student to serve in South America, ultimately earning a Peace Corps award for excellence.
- This army veteran and Wounded Warrior with a passion for serving others received a prestigious government internship through the University of St. Thomas (TX) Center for International Studies.
- An IT major and his brother reflect on the community and opportunities they found at Donnelly College, after being forced to leave their home in Juarez City, Mexico.
- Read about this St. Leo’s University alumna’s commitment to serve others and her non-traditional path to completing a master’s degree in social work.
This alum credits the strong sense of community and international student population at the College of St. Scholastica as the foundation for his career focused on development programs in Sub-Saharan Africa.
ACCU member campuses: Contribute your student success stories by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.