After graduation Felicity was going to go to Sanford and be a doctor, it was what her and her parents had planned her whole life.
After getting enough nerve to ask her high school crush to sign her year book Felicity decides to follow him to New York where he is going to school. Once she gets there she realizes she doesn't really know this gut at all and has made a bad decision. Her parents fly to New York to bail her out of trouble. She realizes that this is the first decision she has ever made on her own, and decides to stay.