Wednesday, July 17

Speaks Out: Orientation


What do UCLA students wish they knew their freshman year?

Joey Santos, second-year business economics student

Joey Santos, second-year business economics student

Blaine Ohigashi


This piece is part of the Daily Bruin's Orientation Issue 2011 coverage. To view the entire package of articles, columns and multimedia, please visit:
42875_web.6.6.gradissue.bannero.jpg

Blaine Ohigashi

Libby Rodriguez, third-year nursing student

Blaine Ohigashi

Li’i Epenesa, second-year undeclared student

Blaine Ohigashi

John Nguyen, recently graduated electrical engineering student.

Joey Santos
Second-year, business economics
“I wish I would have known to pay my housing bills on time.”

John Nguyen
2011 graduate, electrical engineering
“I wish I would have realized that college isn’t as overwhelming as most people think. I was a little worried at first, but it gets easier.”

Li’i Epenesa
Second-year, undeclared
“I wish freshmen would know to go to more football games.”

Libby Rodriguez
Third-year, nursing
“I wish I had known not to cram. Also, I didn’t know about the clubs. Freshmen should join the clubs on campus.”

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Share on Reddit

Comments are supposed to create a forum for thoughtful, respectful community discussion. Please be nice. View our full comments policy here.