Yulisa is the daughter of Pedro and Adela Yanez. In her free time she enjoys playing and listening to music, working as a medical scribe, and backpacking. Yulisa hopes to attend either UCLA, UC Berkeley, or UC Davis, where she will study political science. After college, she plans on working as a lawyer and being involved in political activism and legislature. Of her time at AR, Yulisa says, “Going to school at AR has been a great experience for me. The staff is passionate about what they do and the students are an amazing group of people. I’m also really grateful for having been able to receive college education.” Yulisa will be graduating with 53 college units.