John V.

Alumnus at University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Class of 2023

Current: Newport News, VA

Major: Chemical Engineering

Minor: Mathematics

My advice to prospective students...

Walk around campus during downtime. It’s good to get out, and it’ll help you find classes/buildings quicker.

Favorite Class or Professor and Why

Linear Algebra. The course content is so useful later on, in any type of STEM class.

I chose UMBC because...

The community felt the most welcoming, above any other school I had visited.

My UMBC hack is...

The Coffee Shop in the Admin building is a little out of the way, but has really great breakfast burritos/sandwiches.

I'm passionate about...

Basketball Films/Film History

I'm involved with...

Club Wrestling
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