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Vicky Vo

Admission Counselor Vicky Vo

Admission Counselor
vvo@udallas.edu

 

Hometown: Starkville, MS

Alma Mater: Belhaven University

Degree: B.S. Psychology

Why I love UD/Why I Recruit for UD: UD is so unique! There are many opportunities to get involved on campus, and I am excited to experience and observe UD's campus life and activities! Also, a semester in Rome?! The opportunity to travel abroad is the coolest thing a college student can do. 

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Mall. I love to observe the diversity of campus! I also enjoy seeing professors and students talking outside of the classroom.

Where Do You Hang Out in Dallas? You can catch me at every bubble tea shop in Dallas - I am a bubble tea fanatic! I am determined to try every bubble tea shop in Dallas. 

Favorite Book: The Harry Potter series and Crazy Rich Asians. They are tied for number one!

Favorite Place to Eat in DFW: Gen Korean BBQ House.

Favorite UD Event: I haven't attended any UD events yet, but I heard great things about Groundhog and Charity Week! I am excited to experience them both!

Favorite/Coolest Place I have Visited: Definitely Vietnam! It was fun to see where my parents grew up and meet family members! Also the food was AMAZING!

Advice to Prospective Students: Ask questions! Visit Campus! Do all your research! Make sure it is where you can see yourself for the next four years. Also, make sure it is a campus that will help you grow academically and socially! College is a experience that you will always hold dear in your heart, so make sure that your college of choice is the right fit. Hopefully it will be University of Dallas!

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