Daemen Student Verrica

Verrica Frimpong

Hometown: Bronx, NY

Major: Nursing

Graduating Year: 2027

Why did you choose Daemen?

I chose to attend Daemen because of the welcoming environment it has and the many opportunities given to every student. I love the small community in which I feel that I can be heard whenever I need support.

In what ways are you involved on campus?

I am involved in organizations such as CRU, the Black Student Association, the African Student Association, and the Nursing Student Organization.  

What advice would you give to a prospective student?

My advice to prospective students is to choose a college where you can always be yourself, as well as one that helps you achieve your dreams with its resources.

What excites you most about being a tour guide?

I’m mostly excited to give prospective students a tour of the beautiful campus of Daemen University. I also want to inform students and families of the numerous resources available at Daemen.

What is your most memorable moment at Daemen?

My most memorable moment at Daemen was move-in day. Everyone was so nice and helpful, and the atmosphere was very welcoming. The sense of community was really strong and I knew I'd be comfortable here. It made me really excited to start my first semester of college.

How has Daemen changed or shaped your life?

It has been a great experience developing important relationships with my professors and peers at Daemen. I have also been able to gain valuable insight into my field of study and develop my ability.

Who inspires you the most?

My Father inspires me the most.