Metro State University in St. Paul Minnesota caters to students of all backgrounds, non-traditional learners, late in life turn around stories, first-generation college students and everything in between. Here are a few of their stories.


From receiving services to returning the favor. Kourtney comes full circle.

Moo “Toelay” Sher

After immigrating from Myanmar, Toelay wanted to work towards her mothers dreams of education.

Arianna + Santiago

Brother and sister wanted to show their siblings the importance of education