UO freshman profile: Sofia Alvarez-Castro

High School and hometown: Tigard High School, Tigard, Ore.

My academic Interests include: history, psychology.

What I like to do for fun: Spending time with family & friends, trying new things, and having fun. 

People might be surprised to know: I am from Chile.

I chose Oregon because: They promised a good education and a good time.  

My favorite band is: The Black Keys.

iPhone or Android:  iPhone, Androids are confusing.

Scholarships I've received include: Diversity Excellence Scholarship, Tigard Rotary Scholarship, Lake Oswego Lions Club Scholarship, NELA Scholarship.

When I think of Oregon I think of: Beautiful trees, great weather, and my Ducks.

The thing about college im most looking forward to is: Meeting new people and having a good time. 

The one personal item I must bring to college is: My favorite extra large coffee mug.

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