Name: Spencer Martin
Hometown: Elkton, OR
High School: Elkton High School
College/University: Pacific University
Year in school: Freshman
Major: Undeclared
Activities Involved in On Campus: Environmental Club

College App Camp students sitting on Pacific University sign
Spencer (third from left) at the Oregon Private College Week Camp in 2015.

What is one of the best things about college?
Freedom from parents.

How has GEAR UP helped you?
GEAR UP helped me make a plan for my future, helped me change that plan when necessary, and showed me that private college is achievable no matter your financial situation.

What are your future career plans?
I want to work in Public Health, ideally in Environmental Health.