Student profile: Sam Figueroa
By the time Sam Figueroa got to high school, he had already overcome a lot — including losing his father when he was young, which affected his academics. But he knew he needed to make a change and threw himself into it. His sights on a career in law, Sam is now wrapping up his sophomore year at the University of St. Thomas, where need-based aid is at the core of his financial aid package. Read more of Sam’s story.