- Undergraduate Major(s): Nursing
- Hometown: Kent City, MI
Why did you decide to attend college?
To get a degree in what I am passionate about, make new friends, and grow as an individual.
How did you learn that you were a first generation college student?
By knowing my parents did not attend college.
What support system or mentors do you have in college?
I have my family and friends as my college support system.
What were your personal, family or community strengths that motivated you to attend college?
I wanted to go above and beyond my small town community and be something bigger so I chose to attend FSU. My family also pushed me to get a degree so I could be successful in what I care about.
What has surprised you most about your college experience so far?
How many friends I have made!
What do you hope that you can do with your bachelor’s degree?
I hope I can work in a hospital setting and inspire others to do what they are passionate about.
What advice do you have to a new first generation college student considering or pursuing a degree at Ferris?
To always be you and study hard!