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Tamaya D.

Grit Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County

She/her/hers

Class of 2025

Hometown: Dundalk, MD

Major: Psychology

Secondary Major: Social Work

Minor: Sociology


How has UMBC helped you grow?

UMBC has helped me grow by showing me new perspectives and helping me get out of my shell. Through my classes and friends I have tried new things that I would not have tried otherwise or was too scared to.

Fun Fact

I am a twin.

What makes UMBC home?

UMBC has a very welcoming community that makes it easy to be yourself.

I chose UMBC because...

I chose UMBC because of its diversity and how many dogs and animals I knew I would be able to see when I am here.

I'm passionate about...

Dance Music Mental Health Dogs

I'm involved with...

Center for Democracy and Civic Life ChewMBC OPA kpop dance club (KDC)
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