Leah Remini was previously a part of The Church of Scientology.

Remini just concluded her first semester at New York University.

She said college was tough but worth it.

Remini created a highly critical docuseries and a book about her time as a member of The Church of Scientology.

The organization denied the claims and condemned her comments.

Remini previously shared her admission letter on Instagram.

She said going to college was a big step for her.

Remini said she struggled to balance her college life with her career and role as a mother.

She said she might go into politics after getting her degree.