Millersville University of Pennsylvania

Rocio Torres (2010)

My First Generation Story

About the Student

FGV: Rocio Torres 2

Rocio Torres was born in Guanajuato, Mexico and, at the age of 11, she came to Pennsylvania with her family. She was faced with many challenges but she never gave up. Recently, she graduated from Millersville University with a bachelor’s degree in international business and marketing. Throughout her college career, Rocio has been involved in many clubs and organizations. Some of her future goals include being the owner of a global fashion company and raising money to provide students of low-income families with scholarships to pursue a college education. Her hobbies include dancing, photography, cultural education, sewing and making jewelry/crafts.

Student Stats

Name: Rocio Torres (2010)
Age: 22
Year in School: Senior
Major: International Business & Marketing
Favorite Course: Entrepreneurship
Dream Job: Owner of a global fashion house

About the School

FGV: Millersville University

With a student population of 7,359 undergraduate and 1,068 graduate students, Millersville University offers all the advantages you would expect from a university: competitive programs, great facilities, a diverse student community and a variety of campus programming all offered in an accessible, intimate and close-knit atmosphere more frequently found at a smaller college. The average class size is 25 students and the student faculty ratio is an impressive 18:1.



  • Kellee Edmonds
    Vice President of Communications and Public Relations
    (202) 478-4662