Aneesha A.

Grit Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County


Class of 2023

Hometown: Ellicott City, MD

Major: Computer Science

Concentration: Cybersecurity

Minor: Finance

My UMBC hack is...

save the Flex Dollars in your meal plan and spend it on merchandise at Starbucks and Dunkin’.

I chose UMBC because...

it is close to home, has a great Computer Science program, has small class sizes, and I really loved the small campus.

My advice to prospective students...

is try to get yourself out there. You will meet a lot of interesting people from diverse backgrounds and interests.

My most memorable UMBC experience was...

Welcome Week, when I got a personalized street sign. I really enjoyed talking to people and getting to know them while I was there.

I'm passionate about...

Music Singing Reading Books Arts and Crafts

I'm involved with...

UMBC Reach Together Peer Tutor American Cancer Society Relay Committee Member Retriever Essentials Volunteer Esperanza Center Volunteer Shriver LLC Member Erickson Hall Community Council Vice President
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