I Am Going to University

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    Hi, I'm applying to UCs

    and I got a D on one of my classes but I retook it and got a much better grade how should I go about putting those grades in? Should I list the class twice with the bad and good grade? Or should I put "no course this term" ? Please help!
    MonsterRrR MonsterRrR
    18-21, F
    Nov 25, 2014

    Life is pretty lonely,

    it feels like I am not making friends like I used too, i am a new place and I have not been able to connect with others. I am a transfer student and a mature student there definitely feeling a generation gap. My grades are no longer the greatest and I am having learning style...
    Reinya85 Reinya85
    1 Response Jun 25, 2014

    This morning, I got an e-mail saying

    that my application has been accepted and that I'll be starting school in the fall! I am so excited and so thankful to God right now. Of course, this means I only have a few precious months left to do whatever I want before I get busy again. Better make it count :)
    almaera almaera
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 25, 2014

    So I start my first proper Uni degree next week

    and I'm really nervous :/ I've been to Uni before and only met one friend in the year I was there, does anyone recommend any ways to make friends at Uni? I'm scared I will be having lunch alone :(
    freochick freochick
    22-25, F
    Feb 19, 2014

    “What horrifies me most is the idea of being

    useless: well-educated, brilliantly promising, and fading out into an indifferent middle age" - Sylvia Plath I am terrified of mediocrity. It's a constant anxiety which can only be amended by achieving good grade or evidence that I'm doing okay. I've been given a conditional...
    theoutsider0 theoutsider0
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 12, 2014

    I'm applying to my dream university next

    semester from my current two year school and I'm a bit nervous because I don't know if I will get in due to two bad grades that I have on my transcripts but as long as my over all GPA is a 3.0 or better I should be ok
    psychologyLover08 psychologyLover08
    26-30, F
    Aug 27, 2015

    Im Alessya! Im going to University of Guelph to

    minor in physcology and get my masters in Criminology ! 💋 I hope to be a therapist for prisons because I would love to help them and hear them when noone else will :)
    Aleexo96 Aleexo96
    18-21, F
    Jun 19, 2014

    I want to travel United Kingom.

    I want to study college abroad in UK... :((((
    JudyAnneServantes JudyAnneServantes
    18-21, F
    May 18, 2014

    First Day

    Today am leaving home and going off to university. I have waited a long time for this and now that its finally here am scared. I keep asking my self "what if i don't like it?"  New place, new faces....just thinking of it all gives me a bad feeling in my stomach. I just hope...
    ufutaa ufutaa
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 16, 2012


    Well, finally I will leave from home to start my new life. My adventure will start now! I was thinking of taking a gap year, but now I'm certain that i have made the right choice by starting Uni. 2 months ago, I didn't feel like starting at all. It felt like a sand storm was...
    youboob youboob
    18-21, M
    Jul 31, 2013

    I feel a pretty bad because im only stay one

    week more in my house then i go to live in other city for my university im afraid any advice?
    luzorg luzorg
    18-21, F
    1 Response Aug 19, 2014
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