headshot of U N E undergraduate admissions student ambassador Safiya Nafai

Meet Safiya


Health, Wellness, and Occupational Studies ’24


Worcester, MA


  • Generation Action Club Secretary
  • Surf Club
  • Best Buddies


UNE is my home away from home. When I stepped onto campus for the first time on a tour, everyone was so friendly and was so kind to one another. I knew wanted to be a part of the Maine and UNE spirit.

Favorite class

Scientific Illustration 

Go-to local place to eat

Standard Bakery

Favorite spot on campus

Glass walkway between the Ripich Commons and the library

Take a virtual tour of Ketchum Library

Take a virtual tour of the Ripich Commons