Featured student: Ella Griffin

Ella Griffin
Name: Ella Griffin
School: Santa Clara University
Hometown: Seattle, WA
Major: Management Information Systems
Ella, a 2023 graduate of University Prep in Seattle, Washington, will attend Santa Clara University She shared that multiple factors influenced her decision to enroll, including "a great business school, location, and from what I've seen, community."

At Santa Clara, Ella will major in Management Information Systems, and shared that her future plans are "to move back to Seattle after university to work in Information Systems or Marketing at Pinterest."

We asked Ella:

Why did you choose to attend a Catholic college/university?
I resonated with Santa Clara's core values of service to others, and educating the whole person.

What aspect of your college/university are you most excited about?
I'm most excited to have a more flexible academic schedule than in high school. 

What was your favorite class in high school?
My favorite class was Short Fiction: Creative Writing. 

What is one fun fact about you?
I've swam with manta rays in Hawaii.