Salih is studying information management and technology in the School of Information Studies. Salih, who is from Chicago, serves as the president of the Student Association for the 2018-19 academic year. She works for Student Centers and Programming Services, served as the director of public relations for the Muslim Students Association, is an orientation leader and is also involved in First Year Players.
In addition, Salih mentors two high school students in the Syracuse City School District and coaches middle and high school golfers in her free time. After completing her degree, Salih hopes to work in the field of medicine, working with medical technology development and implementation.