NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 20: Hip-hop artist Meek Mill attends TIDAL X: 1020 at Barclays Center on October 20, 2015 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images)

Meek Mill is headed back to school. The Philly rapper has enrolled in college. He made the surprise announcement while visiting Overbrook High School in his hometown on Friday . He got on stage and spoke to the students, encouraging them to stay in school and get an education.

“I just enrolled in college myself,” said Meek. “I took it upon myself to do that because I want to be the best at what I do. I want to be the best at what I do so I enrolled in college to educate myself, get myself more knowledge because knowledge make money, being educated makes you money and I like making money and taking care of my family.”