Sasha Obama leaves Washington, DC, her home of more than a decade to start college at the University of Michigan, the Detroit News reported. The younger daughter of former President Barack Obama is said to have settled on campus where classes begin next week.
The 18-year-old was seen by fellow students in orientation as a summer resort. Sasha, whose real name is Natasha, was rediscovered this week, accompanied by men believed to be intelligence agents, reports The Detroit News family, which visits all Ivy League schools. Big Sisterafter taking a break a year after finishing high school. The former president graduated from Columbia University and Harvard Law School. Former First Lady Michelle Obama graduated from Princeton University with a degree in Harvard Law.
Speculation about Sasha's college election began after an Instagram photo showed her and two friends on Ann Arbor campus. There were other reports of sightings as the students moved in for the fall semester.
"I left by squeezing a vacuum and she went right outside of me," third-year student Zach Lassen said to the Detroit News. "I said: 'Sorry. & # 39; It was a crowded hallway with her and a few intelligence agents."
"It's pretty cool," he added.
Rick Fitzgerald, spokesman for the University of Michigan, declined to confirm the presence of the first daughter.
"We have no information to share," he told CBS News "We look forward to starting another academic year, welcoming all students to the campus and wishing them all the best in their time on the campus AROUND."
A Michelle Michelle spokeswoman also declined to comment on The Detroit News Wednesday.
When Mr. Obama left the White House, he said the family woulduntil Sasha graduated from high school at Sidwell Friends School. It is unclear whether her parents want to move on after the change of college.