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Maria H.

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

Class of 2026

Hometown: Eldersburg, MD

Major: Social Work

Secondary Major: Psychology


My most memorable UMBC experience was...

Quadmania! This is a fun event during homecoming weekend were a carnival comes to campus and you get to go on rides and play games. When I was with my friends, we won a huge stuffed animal and I'll never forget how much we laughed and enjoyed that night!

Favorite Local Shop or Restaurant

One of my favorite local restaurants is The Atlantic on Frederick Rd. It is only a few minutes drive off campus and has some of the best food you will ever have!

What makes UMBC home?

The people on campus! Everyone is so nice and welcoming, you are sure to feel right at home when talking to fellow students!

My UMBC hack is...

to make sure you give yourself time to take care of yourself and invest time into your interests!

I'm passionate about...

Crafting scrapbooking Crocheting! Video Gaming Singing Social Work Psychology Drinking Coffee

I'm involved with...

Peer Mentor
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