Fabiola L.

Tour Guides and Grit Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Class of 2026

Hometown: San Salvador, El Salvador

Major: Social Work

Minor: Spanish

My advice to prospective students...

My advice for prospective student is to research all the schools and visit the campus to see which school feels like you belong.

My most memorable UMBC experience was...

My most memorable UMBC experience was the first night I stayed, and it was welcome week there were fireworks and I remember calling my parents and them saying that I look happy, and I told them I was excited for this new journey.

How has UMBC helped you grow?

UMBC has helped me grow by making me feel more confident about myself and with my work. When I need I ask for help I go to the tutoring center.

Favorite Class or Professor and Why

My favorite class was government and politics since the teacher was so nice and made the class fun. The material was rough, but he would make fun about it and will always try to make us laugh even if sometimes what he said was not funny at all.

I'm passionate about...

swimming. Listening Music Helping Others taking care of animals

I'm involved with...

Student Red Cross Club anime club Astronomy
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