Veteran Spotlight

Veteran Spotlight

David Contreras

Class Level:
Undergraduate

Degree Objective:
Bachelor of Art

Major/Department:
Psychology

Hometown/Branch of Service:
Merced, CA/ U.S. Marines

Biography

Why did you choose CSU Stanislaus?
It was a place close to home, so I knew the school wouldn't be too big of a change for me.

What advice would you give Prospective Students?
Know your VA Rep; be active in the veteran student community.

What has been your favorite academic or student life experience so far?
Living in the CSU Stanislaus Dorms

What is your career objective?
To earn a Doctorate in Psychological Research and help Veterans with PTSD

Do you plan to attend Graduate School?
Yes

What clubs, sports, and activities have you participated in?
Thank a Veteran Event

Who are your most influential personal and/or University mentor?
N/A, I inspire myself.