“I know a handful of people who were also going to study abroad this summer and are disappointed it is not going to work out. We all made peace with it because we know how big of an issue COVID-19 is and the importance of staying home.”
When it comes to adjusting to a new living situation, whether that means going back to an old one or making extra adjustments if a family member is in the healthcare field, many students have expressed that they're growing closer to their families.
Going out-of-state comes with its fair share of pros and cons. In the end, I am so glad I did — MSU has become my home, and I wouldn’t want it any other way.