Photo Project

Then & Now is a photo project that features current UC students and alumni. Below are examples from the International Admissions Student Ambassadors and Staff. Managed by UC International Current International Students Youth to College Student Alumni College Student to Career Professional

Choosing the Right Dorm for your First Year

The first year of college is so important in your life because you will find friends forever and your place to live and enjoy your new life. That is why choosing the right dorm for you is essential. It would be the place where you will spend a whole year with people that you do…

Getting in Touch with your Creative Self

Expressing creativity is one of those simple joys in life that often get overlooked. As students, we often find ourselves sitting in lecture, doing homework all day, stressing out about exams or rushing to different club meetings. So, apart from working out at the gym and hanging out with friends and family, spending time being…

What I Wish I knew Before Starting at UC

I am often asked to share aspects of my UC experience that I wish I knew before starting, and so here are 6 things I wish I knew: A big school doesn’t mean less individualized attention  The number of undergraduate students at UC might be a shock, especially for an international student that most probably…

Culture of the United States

What is the difference between bacteria and the United States of America? If you give bacteria 200 years, it develops a culture. As funny as this joke is, after coming to the United States, I realized it is not exactly true. America may not have a very old, traditional culture. But that does not mean…

Day In The Life of a CCM Musical Theatre Major

When I was deciding where I wanted to go to college I always liked to ask current students what a typical day in the life for them looks like. I used to try picture myself living in this world and I found this was a great way to know if I would be happy in…