A big day for hundreds of students at USI as they walked across the stage and took a big step into adulthood.
USI held its fall commencement ceremony Saturday.
More than 400 students walked and received their diplomas.
Many of the students say USI has helped prepare them by creating a diverse environment.
"Just like all of the people I've met throughout classes and stuff, everybody seems so different, but it's a good different, like I've grown from how different everyone is,” said Haley Turner.
For many of the students, their next step is more education; for others, it’s time to find a job.
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