Ferris First (#Ferr1s): Saad Abduljabbar

Ferris State University faculty, staff and students come from all over the world with one thing in common- Ferris as ultimately their No. 1 choice. In the Ferris First series, we chat with members of the University community to learn more from them about why Ferris was their No. 1 choice.

They all have a story. Here, we tell part of that story. Meet: Saad Abduljabbar

Saad AbduljabbarHe is: A third-year student studying Health Care Systems Administration from Saudi Arabia.

What do you like most about Ferris? Saad, smiles, and confesses that he likes everything about Ferris.

What do you enjoy about your academic major? The great professors that are helping him learn and grow in his field.

What student organizations are you involved in and why? Saad cited the Muslim Student Organization as one for which he is affiliated. He pointed to MSO because it is something that Saad is interested in and helps him connect with his culture and religion.

How is Ferris preparing you for your future? Ferris is preparing Saad very well by making sure that he is on track to graduate with a degree that he can put to use.

Why should Ferris be a top choice for others? Ferris is a great university, Saad said. He believes Ferris is a University that everyone should want to attend.

What is the best part about being at Ferris? The best part is studying and constantly learning and bettering yourself.

Why was Ferris your number one choice? Ferris was Saad’s first choice because it was far from home, and that’s something he wanted.