Grit Guide at University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Class of 2021
Hometown: Catonsville, MD
Secondary Major: Psychology
is the sense of community on campus is the most important factor in choosing a college. I have felt like a part of UMBC's community since my first campus visit, and I absolutely love it.
The community! I love that every time I walk across campus, I see someone I know and we stop to talk for a little while.
get to know your professors. The classes I've enjoyed the most have been those where I've developed a good relationship with the professor.
I liked the tight-knit community, and it allowed me to stay close to home.