Shaylee C.

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


Class of 2025

Hometown: Middletown, MD

Major: BFA Acting

Secondary Major: Early Childhood Education

What makes UMBC home?

My acting cohort (group of people) I see almost everyday in class and out of class, and sometimes night if we have rehearsals together, they make this place home.

How has UMBC helped you grow?

I used to be really messy and disorganized, (still kinda am haha) but I definitely clean a lot more and my time management skills have improved tremendously

My advice to prospective students...

Ask questions when you are confused, don't be afraid to ask for help and remember there are people in your corner supporting you even when you don't realize they're there.

During my first semester, I wish I would have known...

To fully utilize my meal plan!

I'm passionate about...

Teaching and Guiding Kids preforming arts

I'm involved with...

Acting ...singing and playing piano
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