Ferris First (#Ferr1s): Racquel Smeby

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: Racquel Smeby

Racquel Smeby

She is: From Grand Rapids, Mich. and a senior majoring in Nursing.

What do you like most about Ferris? Racquel really likes the size of Ferris' campus and its student population.

What do you enjoy about your academic major? She likes everything about it. Nursing, Racquel feels, is a perfect fit for her.

What student organizations are you involved in and why? Racquel is in a sorority, Alpha Xi Delta.

How is Ferris preparing you for your future? Ferris offers great professors, which is something that Racquel really likes.

Why should Ferris be a top choice for others? Ferris would be a great choice because it is just overall great. It’s a great atmosphere, great professors, great programs, great everything.

What is the best part about being at Ferris? The people Racquel has got to meet has really made her experience here at Ferris a special one.