Tag Archives: Freshmen

New students excited for start of college journey

August 13, 2019
By Greg Phillips

Even the prospect of carrying heavy items in the blistering sun couldn’t keep new Troy University students from smiling as they moved onto campus this weekend.

For some of those starting their academic journeys, it felt more like a homecoming than a voyage into the unknown.

“As soon as I walked on campus, I felt…

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Freshmen drawn to TROY’s family atmosphere

August 13, 2018
By Greg Phillips

Hundreds of incoming Troy University freshmen spent the weekend unloading boxes from their vehicles, excited about starting a new chapter in their lives.

When reflecting on their decision to choose TROY, the students and their loved ones honed in on one word that cemented their choice — family.

“It’s just more family oriented,” said Latonya…

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Incoming freshmen network at Summer Send Off

August 2, 2017
By Greg Phillips

Angelina Bucklin knows college will be a new experience. That’s why she chose to attend Troy University’s Summer Send Off party in Dothan, where she met other incoming freshmen from the Wiregrass area.

“I was just excited to meet people that I’m going to school with so I’d actually know people on the first day…

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