Catherine Aroca

Catherine Aroca

After obtaining her AA degree Catherine decided to pursue her Bachelors at FAU. She believes in incorporating the Triangle of Service in her everyday life, which is education, service and reflection. She has a burning desire to learn everything that she can regarding culture, language, music and science.

Between school and extracurricular responsibilities, Catherine manages her time with her travel planner and calendar. She takes into account all of the details of her responsibilities and allots time to each task every week.

Catherine’s goal is to participate in a graduate program to obtain her Masters in Higher Education and Leadership Studies. She then plans to work in a university within a Diversity and Multicultural Affairs office. Over the next five years, she wants to travel and intern internationally as well as learn and teach yoga in her own studio and donate to her community and around the world.


College of Science




Leadership Studies




Cali, Colombia

Clubs and Organizations:

Mentoring Project, The Center for Autism & Related Disabilities, Owl Breaks Site Leader, Certified Student Leader, Career Certificate Program, Elite Owls, Peer Educational Team

Words to live by:

We make our life the way we want it, no one else can do that for us. We have control of our mood and energy.

What’s one thing every FAU student should experience?

Every FAU student should experience the Lead & Serve office.

Advice for fellow students:

Learn the fundamentals of being a successful student such as time management, reaching your potential, succeeding in class and also professional growth.