UC Blue Ash College

Hear from Students & Alumni

Our students come to UC Blue Ash College from all walks of life, with all sorts of plans and dreams. Learn more about how our college provides the rigorous academics, inspiration and resources that help them succeed. 

You can hear directly from our students and see their stories by clicking on each picture below.

Student Success Stories

Juanita Lackey & Emily Gross

Juanita Lackey outdoors on the UC Blue Ash campus

Juanita Lackey, a recipient of the Eric C. Broyles Student Success Scholarship, thrived at UC Blue Ash College as a first-generation student.

Emily Gross overlooking Cape Town

After finding her path to success in the Applied Graphic Communication program at UC Blue Ash, Emily Gross's journey has taken her around the world.

Gabby Long & Natalie Pfaltzgraff

Gabby Long smiling while sitting in an office

Gabby Long sitting in the office of J.T.M. Food Group, where she worked during her summer marketing internship.

Natalie Pfaltzgraff sitting outside on UC Blue Ash campus with laptop

Natalie Pfaltzgraff was an Honors student at UC Blue Ash College and is continuing her education in biomedical studies at UC Uptown.

Maddie Munro & Ludwing Gonzalez

Maddie Munro in the science lab

Maddie Munro funded her education herself, so the low cost tuition at UC Blue Ash was a major factor in her decision.

Ludwing Gonzalez at commencement

Thanks to his drive and determination, Ludwing Gonzalez is well on his way to making his dream of becoming a successful entrepreneur a reality.

Mackenzie Cornell & Zachary Ziv

Mackenzie Cornell sitting in class

When Mackenize Cornell was looking for a degree program that could combine her education and experience, she found UC Blue Ash's eMedia program and thrived.

Zachary Ziv on campus

Zachary Ziv has always thought about a career in politics, and he bagan his journey on that path right here at UC Blue Ash.

Anastassia Jenjebir & Maria Huls

Anastassia Jenjebir in a science lab

Anastassia Jenjebir credits the education she received at the University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College with preparing her really well for her next step: being admitted to the UC College of Pharmacy to pursue her doctorate in pharmacy.

Maria Huls in the UC Blue Ash Communications office

Maria Huls graduated from the Applied Graphic Communication program at UC Blue Ash College in spring of 2017 and left her mark on the college by creating the college's 50th Anniversary logo.

Jercell Respecio & Mariah Emery

Jercell Respicio working in the lab

As a Student Ambassador, a pre-med student, and a soldier in the U.S. Army reserves, Jercell Respecio is the image of service. And he made it all happen at UC Blue Ash College.

Mariah Emery speaking at an event

As a graduate of Cincinnati’s School for Creative and Performing Arts, Mariah Emery loved connecting with people, getting involved and making a difference – and discovered UC Blue Ash was just the place for her.

What's Your Story?

How has UC Blue Ash College made success possible for you? Send in your story and let us know!

Alumni Success Stories

In addition to recent and current student stories, UC Blue Ash College has a long history of successful alumni stories that we are proud to share.

  • Chris Hummer took a few years off after high school before attending college; he chose to start at UC Blue Ash because of the small class sizes. See Chris' Story & Video
  • Billy Johnson, plays an important role in making sure fans are informed and entertained at Great American Ball Park (GABP) as producer/chyron specialist. See Billy's Story & Video

A Salute to Military Veterans

Active military, veterans and their family members can count on our Veterans Affairs Office to identify the benefits and resources available to support their education and their success.


Contact Information

Admission Office
Phone: 513-558-9988
Email: admissions@ucblueash.edu