Jillian C.

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


Class of 2027

Hometown: Sykesville, MD

Major: Graphic Design

Minor: Entrepreneurship

Favorite Local Shop or Restaurant

Oca Mocha! It's a super cute cafe just outside campus, and a great option if you're looking for something off campus, but not too far. Plus they have amazing coffees!

My advice to prospective students...

Keep yourself open to opportunities and new experiences. College is what you make of it, so remember that you truly can thrive anywhere. Keep in mind the community you want in college, and find a school where you feel truly supported and welcomed.

Favorite Spot on Campus

The Commons! I love spending time studying, hanging out with friends, and grabbing food at the commons. I love how many options there are! Plus I love how many different spots there are to study in.

My UMBC hack is...

Spend time or study out and about! I met so many people and discovered lots of hidden gems just by exploring campus in my first few weeks, and I also felt even more connected to the campus community,

I'm passionate about...

Reading Working Out Hiking and the Outdoors Drawing Painting Design

I'm involved with...

Design Club Linehan Scholar
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