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<p>Last month, Rashema Melson lived in a single room with her mother and two of her six siblings at a Washington, D.C., homeless shelter. Now, she lives in a dorm room at Georgetown University. (Contessa Gayles/CNNMoney)</p>

Last month, Rashema Melson lived in a single room with her mother and two of her six siblings at a Washington, D.C., homeless shelter. Now, she lives in a dorm room at Georgetown University. (Contessa Gayles/CNNMoney)

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Homeless valedictorian moves from shelter to Georgetown dorm

WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) -- Last month, Rashema Melson lived in a single room with her mother and two of her six siblings at a Washington, D.C., homeless shelter. Now, she lives in a dorm room at Georgetown University.