Clarissa Sempel chose CQUniversity because it allowed her to have a balanced lifestyle and achieve her goal of becoming a solicitor. Clarissa studied the Bachelor of Laws through Distance Education and completed the course in March 2019.
Clarissa gained a leadership role through the CQUniversity’s Clubs and Society’s (CQUni Law Society), which has helped her to grow in her professional environment. Completing her degree has helped her progress in her career as a solicitor and other aspects of her professional life.
As of 2021, Clarissa is an Associate and is involved (as a member or director) with various organisations.
With a rough first year of university, Clarissa believes that with hard work and good organisation, ‘you CAN get through it’. Clarissa credits her hard work, dedication, and time management for completing her degree from low marks to distinctions and high distinctions.