I had no idea how much I would be working with other students. The level of collaboration just astonished me.
East Brunswick, NJ
What is one thing you didn't know about UArts that new students might be interested to learn?
When I was first coming into UArts, I had no idea how much I would be working with other students from different majors. The collaboration between all the students just astonished me.
What's your favorite thing to do in Philly?
I really like going to the parks in the area. It's really nice to be in an urban setting but still have nature all around.
What did an average week in your first year look like?
Monday: Musicianship from 11:30-12:50, Chorus from 3:30-5:20, and English Diction and IPA from 5:30-6:50.
Tuesday: Music Theory from 8:30-9:50, First Year Writing from 10:00-11:20, and Internet Marketing from 4:00-6:50.
Wednesday: Music Department had meetings in the morning, and I had Musical Theatre Ensemble from 1:00-3:00. It was a very relaxing day.
Thursday: Musicianship from 11:30-12:50 and Chorus from 3:30-5:20
Friday: Music Theory from 8:30-9:50 and First Year Writing from 10:00-11:20. Leaving me with an early weekend!
Weekend: Exploring the city with friends, doing homework, practicing music, and working.