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Alex Wright

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/ Source: NBC News

Age: 18

Hometown: Sheboygan, Wisconsin

Schools applied to: I only applied to the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

What I plan on studying in college: I will be majoring in musical theatre.

Status for the fall: I have been accepted to University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and its BFA Musical Theatre program.

What I'm most excited about for college: I am most excited to study what I love — theatre — and to be able to have my first chance of real independence.

What I'm most nervous about for college: I am most nervous about making new friends and feeling comfortable living in a dorm.

What's notable, education-wise, about my family: I will be the first in my family to be attending college! Woohoo!