‘So Long, Farewell…’ Me and my colleague, Olivia, at the Discover USC Open home last year

‘So Long, Farewell…’ Me and my colleague, Olivia, at the Discover USC Open home last year

It is difficult to genuinely believe that after working for nearly 3 years on the admission weblog, this is my last post. Reflecting on my time as an admission counselor at USC is bittersweet. We discovered a ton, i have grown professionally, and I was challenged in and day out day. But, more important than the things I’ve accomplished or added within my job, I get to move on from this chapter of my entire life with amazing memories, hilarious stories, and best of all, some pretty incredible friends.

The silver lining as we like to say in this profession by working in a high school as a college counselor for me is that I’m not leaving the college admission world entirely—I’ll be transitioning to ‘the other side of the desk. I’m excited to continue working together with pupils and families in this capacity and I also feel therefore happy to have had such a wonderful experience at USC to help guide me continue.

Saying goodbye is not simple, but similar to it is hard to graduate from high school and commence your life as an university student, life is really all in regards to the transitions and embarking on new and chapters that are exciting. So, that’s how i will view this change—I’m ‘graduating’ from my 4 years in the undergraduate admission office at USC and simply moving about the next chapter of my life. I am leaving USC with incredible memories and going intContinue reading