First-Year Leaders

Katryna Ceniza
Junior from Mesquite, Texas
Major: Business Administration

Why did you decide to attend UT Dallas?
Close to home

What do you like about UT Dallas?

The people who attend!

List some clubs and organizations you are or have been involved in at UT Dallas.

SUAAB, Onomatopoeia, Alpha Kappa Psi, Road Warriors

What has been your favorite/best experience at UT Dallas so far?

Despite the challenges it’s come with, my last spring semester! I’ve become very involved and it has been invigorating.

What did you learn about college life that you didn’t know before?

There’s definitely a shift in how classes are handled from high school.

What do you like to do to unwind after class?
Eat a treat, watch a few shows, sleep out on the plinth if weather is favorable.

Why did you decide to become a First Year Leader (FYL)?

I want to help freshman get the most out of their college experience right off the bat.

Is there anything you wish you did during your freshman year that you didn’t?

Stopped finding excuses to not join clubs

What advice do you have for the incoming freshman class?

Finding the balance between taking the opportunity and knowing your limits is tricky, but if you want it to happen, you’ll make it happen.


Updated: August 15, 2012