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The University of Baltimore community is made of a diverse body of students, hailing from a few streets away and across the globe, fresh from high school or returning after time off. We have young parents and grandparents, career-changers and game-changers, full-time employees and entrepreneurs. Here, you can get to know our students and their stories. They probably sound a lot like yours.
Meet Shawn Frankton
Shawn, a B.S. in Business Administration major, spent years working toward his undergraduate degree while balancing new demands from his work and family, and knew it was worth it.
Meet Thomas Anderson
Thomas started taking courses at UBalt through the Second Chance College Program in Jessup Correctional Institute. When he was released, he switched to a B.S. in Business Administration to focus on real estate, where he hopes to build a network and community to support others.
Meet Abdun Matin
Abdun, a Certificate in Professional Counseling Studies student, wanted to pivot into a career as a mental health counselor and UBalt's certificate option was an affordable, flexible way to achieve his goal.
Meet Ashley Cunningham
Ashley, a M.S. in Health Administration student, didn't take the expected path for graduate school, but found UBalt was what she needed when she needed it.
Meet Loren Nelson
Loren, a M.S. in Nonprofit Management and Social Entrepreneurship student, shares how being a single mother shaped her college journey and influenced her future.
Ariel, an M.F.A. in Integrated Design student, talks about her path to a new career in design.
Meet Demetrius Jones
Demetrius, an English student, talks about overcoming fears to follow his dream to be a writer.
Meet Dave McLaughlin
Dave, a digital communication student, shares the story about his heart transplant.
Meet Trinity Short
Trinity, now a Policy, Politics and International Affairs graduate, walks us through her college experience from Year 1.