Maureen Pierce is an Accounting student from Heuvelton, NY. Maureen shares why she chose to attend Catholic University and the Busch School, and what advice she has for prospective students.

Why did you choose to attend Catholic University and the Busch School?

"I wanted a school with a strong Catholic identity, but I specifically chose Catholic University because of its location in Washington D.C. and the ability to access lots of different opportunities and activities."

What's been your favorite part of being a student at Catholic University?

"My favorite part has been my amazing professors and ways to become involved in leadership positions."

What advice would you give to prospective students?

"The environment and community is more important than you might think. If you have the chance to visit your potential colleges, really take a look at the students there and if you think you could see yourself with them, then that school is probably a good fit for you!"