I Dropped Out of University - Twice

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    I Had A Nervous Breakdown - After The Assault And Rape

    I had been struggling to keep going...my sister was throwing things at me and being abusive and bit by bit I fell apart... I was going to support group for survivors of child sexual abuse and studying part time...trying to find part time work as well...I used to help out with my...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals
    36-40, F
    Jun 12, 2011

    more than twice. I actually like working more

    than I like studying, and I'm generally an intellectually curious person who likes studying. it's just that uni is so fvcking oppressive. I haven't even had such good jobs either, actually have dealt with violence and severe sexual harrassment. this has still been better than...
    stphnmclrn46 stphnmclrn46
    Jun 25, 2015

    I've Had a Tough Time Deciding Wat I Wanna Do

    i left school in 2008 and i applied to uni when i got there i realised it wasnt right n i dropped out... i also had alot going on at home and it was just too much stress... because i thought my decision mite have been wrong i applied to uni for this year straight away and again...
    wemo wemo
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 21, 2009

    Study Problems

    Well last year i moved to university it is very far about 2 hours from my home, I am doing farmacy at first i was doing good but then i had problems and started dropping out of classes now the year is about to end and i m doing really bad i have my final exams these days and i...
    Erib Erib
    Jun 11, 2013

    I Dropped Out Of A Unitversity To Pursue A Better One For Me

    Throughout my high school, I got good grades, high honor roll, even graduated with high honors, did extracurricular activities, volunteered at hospitals, you name it. I had a colorful well-rounded student life so obviously the last golden ticket would be to get into a decent...
    hulacoco hulacoco
    4 Responses Oct 21, 2010

    So Sick Of People Asking Me Annoying Questions About Me Dropping Out Of Uni

    I'm a woman, 21 years old. I studied psychology at Essex University in England for one year and had good results. But at the beginning of the 2nd year (last autumn) I had a psychiatric problem and have been hospitalized for 2 and 1/2 months. I was expelled out of my course for...
    elisabeta20 elisabeta20
    18-21, F
    Aug 8, 2013

    Actually I Dropped Out 5 Times..at This Point..i Just Want To Figure Out What The Hell I Am Doing

    I will admit it..I am a professional drop out student. Thats right..been going to school for 10 years now, have no degree, no direction and don't know what the hell i am doing. So found a college that will take all the mix mosh of my classes and attempt to give me a degree. I...
    moonlightheart moonlightheart
    26-30, F
    Oct 12, 2010

    Double Dropout

    I started my first degree in 2007, but I left after a year because I knew I didn't want a career in it. I was unemployed for three years and ended up hated by my in-laws and thrown out of my home by them. I just dropped out of my second attempt because I picked the COMPLETE wrong...
    Zerome8 Zerome8
    22-25, F
    Aug 13, 2012

    Liberal Arts and Buisness Trade

    I graduated high school in 2003. I excitedly went straight into a private Christian college. I was told I could wait to pick a major. Wrong. I was pressured by teachers, admissions, and the dean to pick something after just three weeks! I chose music education. Then I realized I...
    freedomsong85 freedomsong85
    22-25, F
    1 Response Mar 11, 2008

    Going Back To School?

    In reality i have dropped out 3 times once in high school and twice while attending a tech school in my area. For a long time i have suffered with depression and anxiety. When would go to my parents for advice they would usually just tell me to give up and unfortunately its...
    Elizamarsh Elizamarsh
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 30, 2013
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