Undergraduate Programs

Peer Leaders

We are the Peer Leaders and we are here to help you get acclimated to LeBow College of Business. We look forward to meeting you and answering any questions you may have about Drexel LeBow, campus and the great city of Philadelphia.

  • Jannatun Amika

    Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love all the museums and tourist places, especially Longwood Gardens!
    Favorite Band/Song: BTS
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Vanilla
  • Ashley Brombauer

    Hometown: Cedar Grove, NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite thing about Drexel would definitely be the environment. You are surrounded by a community where everyone is supporting each other's goals. Within the community, you can immerse yourself in endless opportunities. My favorite thing about Philadelphia is how you can always find new and different things to try.
    Favorite Band/Song: Måneskin / Morning by Marc E. Bassy
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
  • Joey Cariello

    Hometown: Bedford, New Hampshire
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I enjoy the extremely diverse landscape of Philadelphia's population. People of all ethnicities, backgrounds, and beliefs somehow coexist in this crazy place, and when you come from a very homogenous small town like I do, Philly makes you curious about the world and all it might have to offer.
    Favorite Band/Song: Recently it's been 'Who Do You Love' by George Thorogood and the Destroyers.
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cake Batter or Black Raspberry.
  • Nick Cataline

    Hometown: Moorestown, New Jersey
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love all the different types of food as well as the architecture of the city.
    Favorite Band/Song: Kanye West
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cookie Dough
  • Eliza Covello

    Hometown: Lawrenceville,NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    Drexel has been such an amazing experience because of the location of philadelphia. The city has so many opportunities and activities to explore.
    Favorite Band/Song: Let it all work out
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: mint chocolate chip
  • Emma Culley

    Hometown: Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love the vast majority of things that you can do in Philly. There are so many different restaurants, activities, and events that you can go to/participate in! Drexel in particular has so many opportunities, especially Lebow College of Business, whether it be through clubs, programs, events, or even classes. I just find that there is always something to do in Philly or around campus and it makes it really exciting and vibrant to live here!
    Favorite Band/Song: Taylor Swift
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Chocolate Peanut Butter
  • Yaroslava Dyazhuk

    Hometown: Odesa, Ukraine
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I like that Philadelphia is a big city, but not as big and busy as New York, which means living in Philadelphia is having an opportunity to find an activity of interest and not being overwhelmed with huge crowds. Drexel University supports the advantage of the city by providing free transportation with Drexel shuttles and a variety of events and activities both on and off-campus.
    Favorite Band/Song: My favorite song is Feeling Alive by The Sun King.
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Hazelnut
  • Andrew Fessick

    Hometown: Wayne, Pa
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love how integrated Drexel is with the city, without giving up its campus feel. I clearly know when I am on campus but can easily get wherever I want to go in the Philadelphia area thanks to transit. I have always been a die-hard Philly sports fan and living in the city has only allowed that passion to flourish even more.
    Favorite Band/Song: Coldplay - Viva la Vida
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Strawberry Ice Cream
  • Margo Friedheim

    Hometown: Pennington, New Jersey
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love the social and work opportunities that the city and school offers. You can always find a play to watch, a concert to go to, or a farmer's market to explore. It is also so exciting to have some of the largest companies steps away in Center City.
    Favorite Band/Song: My favorite song is Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen!
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: I love all flavors but the brand Jeni's Ice Cream is amazing!!
  • Jim Gazi

    Hometown: Pennsauken, NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    The proximity, and diversity in Philly/Drexel.
    Favorite Band/Song: 20 min.-Lil Uzi Vert
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Mint
  • Yezin Hameid

    Hometown: Horsham, PA
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    Being from the suburbs, Philly is a great change of pace. It is a much more social environment in which I can thrive in. Besides that the food is amazing in Philly.
    Favorite Band/Song: Favorite Artist- J Cole. Favorite Song Currently-Tribe
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Vanilla with Cookie Dough
  • Eve Hogan

    Hometown: Altoona, PA
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite thing about Philadelphia is the ability to access so much. Coming from a smaller town, it is refreshing and fun to be able to simply get on the SEPTA to go to restaurants, stores, landmarks, and more. There is so much to do in the city and you can always find something to explore and keep you busy.
    Favorite Band/Song: SZA
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cookie Dough
  • Fiona Hua

    Hometown: Mays Landing, NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love that there are so many new places for me to explore around the city. I get to see the different views and the variety of foods to choose from. I enjoy finding cool little stores and restaurants to go to with my friends! We especially love to visit Chinatown, Rittenhouse Square and any boba shops we find. Also Drexel has opened up so many opportunities for me to really get involved on campus through their different organizations. It has really given me lots of great experiences!
    Favorite Band/Song: I can't choose just one! Top 3: Rex Orange County, Still Woozy, & UMI
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: I'm more of a popsicle person :)
  • Avery Jaffe

    Hometown: Moorestown, NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love Drexel because of all the opportunities that Philadelphia has. The city also has amazing food, fun activities, and students who want to succeed as much as I do.
    Favorite Band/Song: Moon Song by Phoebe Bridgers
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
  • Nathan Kaplan

    Hometown: Buffalo, NY
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love the Philly Sports atmosphere, as well as nice the weather (most of the time). I am from Buffalo so it is nice to escape the snow storms for most of the year.
    Favorite Band/Song: J Cole
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cookie Dough/ Cookies and Cream
  • Simar Kaur

    Hometown: Bucks County, PA
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love how diverse and welcoming the Drexel community is and the endless opportunities that Drexel has to offer. There are many ways to be involved on campus and numerous organizations to join. As for Philly, I love exploring the city and trying new foods/restaurants. I enjoy the fast-paced lifestyle in Philly and knowing that there is always something to do in the city!
    Favorite Band/Song: Anything Taylor Swift
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Pumpkin
  • Skylar Kyle

    Hometown: St. Augustine, Florida
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love that everything is within walking distance! Being able to walk to the art museum or the movie theater is a really fun change of scenery from my hometown where nothing is within walking distance. There have been many weekends where I will grab my friends and we will go walk anywhere.
    Favorite Band/Song: i won't run by Keanu Bicol
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
  • Jiawei Li

    Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    What I like about Drexel is that it is located in the city of Philly that is similar to New York City but more calm. The city and Drexel allow me to meet new people from all around the world. At Drexel, the courses and majors are flexible so that you are able to do what you want to do. There are also a plethora of places to eat with different cuisines in the city.
    Favorite Band/Song: Sunday Best by Surfaces
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cookies and Cream
  • Paulie Loscalzo

    Hometown: Riverhead, New York
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite part about Drexel is LeBow and the people I have met along the way. LeBow is seriously an awesome building and I spend so, so, so much time here. My favorite part about Philly is that there is so much to do and one of my favorite things to do is just head out into the city with my friends and explore new things! Also I love being able to see so many sports games because it is so easy to get to the sports complex and tickets are always so cheap.
    Favorite Band/Song: Anything by El Alfa, Selena or Vince Staples
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Strawberry Shortcake or Black Raspberry
  • Tiffany Mai

    Hometown: Harrisburg, PA
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love being in the city! I like to walk around and find new places to eat. I also love to explore and go out as the city offers a variety of options to see. Being in Philly offers endless amounts of opportunities, allowing for growth as an individual!
    Favorite Band/Song: Pink Sweats
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Matcha or Cookies and Cream
  • Cai Marsh

    Hometown: Tucson, AZ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love exploring the city and exploring all the opportunities that Drexel provides. Drexel is just one big adventure! There is so much to take advantage of here. I feel like I am always discovering new things as I talk to more people and see more places.
    Favorite Band/Song: T-Swift always slaps, Morgan Wallen isn't too bad either
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cookie Dough
  • Damaris Mathenge

    Hometown: Nairobi, Kenya
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite part of living in Philly is the community of college students within University City. For instance, since neither of my roommates are from Drexel, I feel like I really get the experience of three different schools while being only enrolled in one which is absolutely amazing!
    Favorite Band/Song: Sauti Sol and Maverick City Music
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Plain old strawberry
  • Mary Kate McCurdy

    Hometown: Cherry Hill, NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My most favorite thing about Philly is the awesome museums, my favorite is visiting the Art Museum because its so peaceful and isn't expensive for students!
    Favorite Band/Song: Ain't It Fun - By Paramore
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: cookie dough
  • Elias Mejia-Hernandez

    Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite thing about Philly is going to Phillies games and being at Drexel makes it easy because we're so close to the stadium.
    Favorite Band/Song: North-Clairo
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cookies and Cream
  • Miley Nguyen

    Hometown: Vietnam
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    Besides Drexel's co-op program, I think what makes Drexel special for me is the amazing friends that I met here.
    Favorite Band/Song: Paper Rings - Taylor Swift
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Everything but mint chocolate
  • Evgeniya Palkhouskaya

    Hometown: Minsk, Belarus
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite thing about Drexel is people! Everyone - students, faculty and staff - inspire me and there is just something about chatting with friends or asking your professors for advice. You can learn so much from people from different backgrounds and fields of study! Truly fascinating! Networking is very important and Drexel provides you with a huge number of GREAT events to network and expand your horizons!
    Favorite Band/Song: Childish Gambino - Les (but I have a lot of favorites to be honest:))
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Jamoca Almond Fudge from Baskin Robbins
  • Mansi Patel

    Hometown: Edison, NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite part about Philly is being able to explore and find new places to eat!
    Favorite Band/Song: The Weeknd
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cookie Dough
  • Tommy Pennimpede

    Hometown: Bridgewater, NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I like that it is always alive and full of personality. Its always fun to go to new food spots and find fun stuff to do around Drexel's campus.
    Favorite Band/Song: YMCA
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Vanilla
  • Duy Pham

    Hometown: Hanoi, Vietnam
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love how all the freshman dorm are close together which help us, first-year students get to know other freshmen much easier.
    Favorite Band/Song: I don't have a favourite band but my most favorite artist is Dua Lipa
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Strawberry flavored ice cream
  • Tess Rich

    Hometown: Providence, Rhode Island
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love Rittenhouse Square because it is the perfect hangout spot, and there are so many great shops and restaurants in the area!
    Favorite Band/Song: Tate McRae
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Mint Oreo
  • Vaidehi Shah

    Hometown: Colonia, NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite part of Drexel, more specifically LeBow, are all of the great opportunities available academically and socially! There are many clubs and organizations you can join to expand your network and other helpful resources such as the MRC or Writing Center to help students with their classes! My favorite part of Philly is center city and the endless amounts of restaurants there are. I always wanted to live in the city so I enjoy the fast paced environment and I also love to try out new foods and places!
    Favorite Band/Song: H.E.R, Bryson Tiller, Daniel Caesar
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Coffee
  • Sharon Shi

    Hometown: Collegeville, PA
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    What I love the most about Philly is the convenience of the city! There's so much to do from going to the Reading Terminal market to Chinatown- and the best part is that everything is one subway ride away.
    Favorite Band/Song: Taylor Swift (All Too Well 10 minute version!)
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cookie Monster
  • Austin Smith

    Hometown: Austin, TX
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite thing about Drexel is how inclusive it is and how easy it is to meet new people and make new friends. I also like Drexel/Philly because there is always so much to do both on campus and around the city.
    Favorite Band/Song: Warm by Dre'es and Mia
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Vanilla, but I'm more of a toppings guy
  • Jiana Sponzo

    Hometown: Madison, CT
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    Cira Green
    Favorite Band/Song: When it Rains it Pours by Luke Combs
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Cookies and Creme
  • Olivia Toschik

    Hometown: Austin, TX
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    My favorite thing about Drexel/Philly is that there is so many things to do and something for everyone.
    Favorite Band/Song: Coldplay
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Mint chip
  • Alex Velican

    Hometown: Targu-Jiu, Romania
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    One of the things I like the most about Drexel is how diverse and engaged its community is. On top of that, everyone that I interacted with was very nice. It was easy for me to find myself included ever since the first day I came here and I've always felt like the people around me genuinely wanted me to succeed and did their best to help me when I needed them. One of the things that I like the most about Philadelphia is how historical yet futuristic it is. One second you find yourself walking around the Old Town and seeing the Independence Hall, the other you find yourself looking up at the numerous skyscrapers in Center City. It's a vibrant city and there's always something to do or something to see. You gotta love Philly, it's impossible not to!
    Favorite Band/Song: The Chainsmokers
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Mint Chocolate Chip & Caramel
  • Nikki Vugumudi

    Hometown: Lawrenceville, New Jersey
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    I love the inclusive atmosphere at Drexel. Everyone comes from different walks of life and I feel as though Drexel is the perfect place for everyone to be themselves. No matter your race, gender, ethnicity, or sexual orientation, you will be accepted and loved. This promotes such a motivational environment on campus and really creates a sense of community.
    Favorite Band/Song: La Romana by Bad Bunny & El Alfa
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Salted Caramel
  • Aidan Winkler

    Hometown: Egg Harbor Township, NJ
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    One of the things I value most about the city of Philadelphia is its rich culture & history. You will always be able to explore unique food & entertainment options wherever you may find yourself. There truly is something for everyone & really trying to branch out to try new things will definitely serve you well. Some of my favorites are visiting Reading Terminal, Old City, or catching a Philly sports game! Philadelphia, & more specifically Drexel University, offers its students so many opportunities, so keeping an open mind & spontaneous attitude is my #1 piece of advice!
    Favorite Band/Song: Silver Lining - Mt. Joy
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Mint Chocolate Chip
  • Rishi Yadav

    Hometown: Cape Elizabeth, Maine
    What do you like best about Drexel/Philly:
    The wide variety of food that's so close by! The food trucks on Market Street are all so good, Ed's Boom Boom Pizza is the best thing ever, and C.M Chicken is to die for. I also love how Center City is so close and how accessible it is. Walking around Center City, Old City, or Chinatown on a good day is definitely something I love a lot about Philly.
    Favorite Band/Song: Codine Crazy - Future
    Favorite Kind of Ice Cream: Moose Tracks