Rachel’s Story

Move-in Day at UBC's Vancouver campus

Rachel’s Story
CategoryStudent
NameRachel Vukovich
FromToronto, Ontario
ProgramKinesiology, School of Kinesiology
ActivitiesRowing

 

For Rachel Vukovich, making the transition to university life was easy. “It didn’t take long to make new friends. There was so much to explore. I really felt like I was part of something.” Rachel is a Kinesiology student with an interest in physiotherapy and massage therapy. UBC Kinesiology is a close-knit faculty, where Rachel can get to know all her classmates. Athletics are a huge part of her family, and in her first year, she tried out for, and made, the rowing team! Rachel is happy to be living in residence, taking a huge step, and being able to test her independence. “The minute I got off the plane, I knew everything was going to be different,” she says.

Watch Rachel’s story.

 

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