by Kaitlin York - Mar 27, 2017
Kayla Wilkie is a senior Finance major with a Real Estate concentration from Corsicana, TX. She is currently serving as a Rawls College Ambassador and is involved with Rawls Select, Chancellor’s Ambassadors, Alpha Lambda Delta, Phi Eta Sigma, Gamma Beta Phi and the Rawls Real Estate Organization. She also spends time volunteering at the Texas Tech Therapeutic Riding Center. She is expected to graduate this spring. Read why she loves the Rawls College in the Q&A below.
What do you love about the Rawls College of Business?
The Rawls College provides an unlimited amount of opportunities for students to be successful both academically and professionally. The support services provided ensure student success and preparation for future careers. I love the openness of the professors and staff. Everyone is always willing to help, no matter the situation.
Why did you decide to be a Rawls ambassador?
The Rawls College has given me so much in the short amount of time I have been a student at Texas Tech and I wanted to give back in any way I could to show my appreciation. Applying to be a Rawls Ambassador has allowed me to volunteer my time for various events the college hosts.
Do you have any advice for new students coming into the Rawls College of Business?
Get involved as much as you can. The more people you meet, the better your experience will be. By meeting a wide variety of people, not only students, but also professors, you will increase your chances of landing your dream job. The Rawls offers every resource imaginable to prepare you for the real world – do not take it for granted!