Student Spotlight: Alexia @ University of Alabama at Birmingham
The myOptions Team
Meet Alexia, a senior at the University of Alabama at Birmingham majoring in Psychology. She previously attended Ramsay High School in Birmingham, Alabama.
What factors were most important when deciding which college to attend?
Cost and Available Programs
In high school, I wish I would have tried...
How would you characterize your school?
Techie, Sporty, Outdoorsy, and Liberal
What types of clubs, activities, sports, jobs, etc. are you involved with on campus?
Cru (Formerly Campus Crusade for Christ), Habitat for Humanity, and gg.UAB
Best on-campus event:
M.L.K. Day of Service
Favorite Dining Hall Meal:
Mashed potatoes and meatloaf
On weekends, students:
Relax on the Green, eat at the Commons and other restaurants, go to parties/events
It's 1 AM on Saturday. Where are you?
At the Rec Center exercising or relaxing at the Mini Park
It's finals week and the libraries are packed. Where do you go study?
Heritage Hall or my room
Before I graduate, I want to...
Get a job working with research animals
Anything else awesome that we should know about your college?
The RA's host some nice events at the residence halls. Perfect for de-stressing and meeting friends.