College is the time when you find out who you are and what you are passionate about. Being a transfer student means starting over again, which can be discouraging. Transitioning can be difficult, but know that you are not alone. Students are constantly transferring for various reasons. A transfer student has a story to tell. There is a reason they are at a new school. Being a transfer means that you bring diversity to the table.

I had my gown and cap on and the moment when I reached out to take my certificate on the stage, I realized that what I had for these four years, I could never have it back again.