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I Got Rejected From Oxford

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 10 People

    Finally Found a Guy I Had Feelings For, Engaged In Sex and Got Rejected Coldly...

    left my bf and apartment for a guy that didn't like me back the way i liked him...he seemed perfect for me and i soon had feelings for him. i finally mustered up the guts to tell him and he flat out told me the feelings were def not mutual. i just...left..kinda jogged away from...
    sadsadgirl00 sadsadgirl00 19-21, F 2 Responses Apr 7, 2007

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    Sort Of.  I've Been T...

    Sort of.  I've been there and nobody particularly asked me to stay.
    CrystalCat CrystalCat 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2006

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    Ramblings of An Oxford Reject

    Ever since I was about 10 years old I have been infatuated with England and obsessed over grades.  When I was a high school freshman, I decided that I wanted to strive to gain undergraduate admission into Oxbridge since these are the two best universities in the whole...
    WinterRaven WinterRaven 18-21 9 Responses Dec 1, 2008

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    I Didn't Applied In The Fi...

    I didn't applied in the first place!!x)
    collegeboi collegeboi 16-18, M Dec 30, 2006

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    I've Never Applied There, ...

    I've never applied there, but if I did, I'd be rejected.
    LadyOfTheRaven LadyOfTheRaven 19-21, F 1 Response Dec 29, 2006

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    Didn't Get Into Oxford, But I Have Had Six Months Worth Of Harvard Summer School.

    The last "House" i resided in was Leverett, for that eight-weeker, the first one was Stoughton. I took enough ramp courses (Maurice Cranston, Prof.) to qualify to start the Associate Liberal Arts degree at Harvard in their extension department (non-competitive open admissions...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Nov 30, 2013

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    The Ramblings Of A Reject

    I thought the fact of securing a dream job would make my life, alot better, with the joys` of life etc, but the reverse is the case. I still don`t get the respect I know i derserve from all quarters. I just want to end it all.Move out for starters and put an end to my 75% - 15...
    obiebenson3 obiebenson3 26-30 Oct 13, 2011

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    I Was Rejected By Oxford As Well In 1971.

    I was so badly bullied at home and in school in Grades 7 and 8 that I decided I wanted nothing to do with high school except for attending class, doing homework, and other assignments and reviewing my notes 24/7. I was actually able to skip two years and went from grade 9 to BA...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Sep 23, 2013

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    Rejected

    rejected. death of a dream loss of identity i think that pretty much sums it up
    babyk babyk 16-18, F 5 Responses Dec 26, 2006

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    I Didn't Get Into Oxford, But I Did Get A Caning!

    "Bognor," 5/16" x 32” rattan strong flexible fluid, whippy, good "crack" and a good "fall" with black electrical tape I had wound around the stem just before the crook handle so as to give her a good grip on it and to make it true English school-- I had it shipped over from...
    harvard2 harvard2 61-65, M Nov 30, 2013

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    Related Experiences

    I just recently got rejected by someone who's been in my life for a while. I talked about him in my last point, but basically I was rejected and told that him and I can only be...
    glomilk glomilk 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    Well, I haven't been on in forever so you guys gotta catch me up lol. 😂 anyways, I tried asking another one of my crushes (another friend, but not my best friend again lol. I...
    ChrisLN99 ChrisLN99 13-15, M 10 hrs ago

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    Yesterday I posted saying my crush likes me back. Well after I posted that was getting ready to sleep. I get a text from her saying to forget everything. So now I don't have any...
    FreaKxShoW FreaKxShoW 13-15, F Jan 5

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    My mom usually spanks me... But my grandma comes to our house to babysit me while my parents are gone. My parents give her full permission to spank me, i really hate her! I was...
    emily563 emily563 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 30, 2014

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    I wished him a happy new year and he didnt even reply... Great
    Loulou167 Loulou167 16-17, F Jan 1

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    wow.. now I know how rejection feels. Haha. indeed there's a first time for everything. dear me, next time. watch where you're going. don't get into too much trouble. be the...
    Sasori08 Sasori08 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I haven't been on for a week because I was on vacation but now I'm back ready to chat.
    alexjohnson28 alexjohnson28 18-21, F Jan 10

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    I had another profile and I was banned because apparently I was reported which I find bull **** that I can't even know what it is I supposedly did wrong, nor can I defend myself...
    Johnsonjames Johnsonjames 26-30, M Jan 13

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    Now you'll understand I have barely time for leisure after school, especially if there are after-school activities. So much for TGIF ._.
    iTetra iTetra 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 16

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    it went better than I thought it would. its been a year or so since I actually sat down and did it on my own. all I know is that I am worn out.
    ThatOneBlackGurrl ThatOneBlackGurrl 13-15, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Learned all about the Tres Cubano guitarre. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q_RnanfQDCA&feature=youtu.be
    justme195 justme195 51-55, M 2 days ago

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    Dear friend I want to share with you my experience with the mental health services in the uk I'm a dark skinned woman of Asian appearance .people often assume that I'm an Indian...
    newyear15 newyear15 31-35, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    Walked home from class today and checked the mail like usual. Nothing there which is normal. I was not too disappointed as I just got his address and yesterday was a holiday. I...
    MyJonathan MyJonathan 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    just got home from finishing my sleeve. I've been working on it since the end of October. My last session lasted an hour and a half and it was just some color getting added to my...
    xxbucksxx xxbucksxx 36-40, F Dec 30, 2014

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    Last night I got fired from walmart finally lol After a year of it i was getting sick of it anyways XD Well time to go work that corner! And by that I mean shovel snow on the...
    NapalmNinja NapalmNinja 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 7

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    I've got friends from different ages,races,colours,even faiths! What connects us is far more important than anything that divides us ! We met through various jobs or projects I've...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 1 Response Jan 13

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    I have gotten one by ever and it was from my best friends girlfriend it was really awkward since then
    IcoNFadedZebra IcoNFadedZebra 16-17, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I am in recovery from addiction to drugs and alcohol. I started drinking and using as a teen, and it took many years before addiction caught up with me. It was a long and slow...
    bethanngirl bethanngirl 56-60, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I sometimes wonder! My folks separated the summer I moved up to secondary(high)school. I had a medical condition at the time that made me feel out of place anyway. But I suddenly...
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M 4 hrs ago

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    so I'm a bad girl. I cheat like all the time. I don't feel guilty for what I do and don't care about consequences. I don't think of anyones feelings except mine when I cheat. and I...
    CheatingTracy CheatingTracy 22-25, F 45 Responses Jan 14

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    I was rejected again last night. I'm used to rejection, so it shouldn't be a big deal for me, but this time was different. I was rejected, but I wasn't even trying to ask her out...
    SerSean SerSean 18-21, M Jan 12

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    That is my goal... I plan to be rejected every day during 2015. I'm curious to see what the results will be.
    obscureriddle obscureriddle 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 28, 2014

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    I have rejected.christianity.and embraced paganism
    bloubulsarel bloubulsarel 41-45, M Jan 2

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    YAY!!!!!!!!!!!! finally we're talking again!!!!! I missed her very badly but now We've got back together!!!!!!! it's so awesome
    Dani3lJD Dani3lJD 13-15, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I'm from Montreal Canada. Anyone else ? Where are you guys from
    basedKing basedKing 16-17, M 11 hrs ago

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    I had lived in the uk since I was 13 and sadly I have been very unlucky and I had encountered lots of racial abuse and hatred I feel that 99% of white people and especially...
    newyear15 newyear15 31-35, F 1 Response Jan 14

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    The Bank holder is firstly given a sense of protection because of the private nature of the holdings by offshore savings. Only the Offshore and its officials that are trusted will...
    Georgebankssi1 Georgebankssi1 31-35, M 1 Response 23 mins ago

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    I grew up in the north of England in the 60s, early 70s. Unlike today, when corporal punishment is often regarded as inappropriate punishment for children, in my youth it was very...
    billjacko billjacko 61-65, M 1 Response Jan 11

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    Depression is something I've struggled with for pretty much my whole life. I was raised in a very catholic home, with very emotionally detached parents. They fought a lot, and my...
    lauralovesu lauralovesu 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I've been shoplifting since last year and today I finally got caught, and I'm glad. I'm glad because I was getting to confident (also why I got caught) and I could have gotten...
    vula99 vula99 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    Through my channeling, I had the pleasure of meeting Solan, whose name which I looked up meaning 'wisdom', 'spiritual', and 'soul seeker'. He is male, and is about 300 years...
    Chadilsa Chadilsa 13-15, F Jan 11

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    The walk home from school was a long slow torture when I had a bad conduct report in my pocket. I knew when mom read it she would tell me to get ready while she got the leather...
    Bobbie1952 Bobbie1952 61-65, M 4 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    Not too long ago, I read my first article on maladaptive daydreaming and immediately realized that it was the "quirk" in my brain that I'd never exactly found a fitting term for...
    shemeantyonoharm991 shemeantyonoharm991 22-25, F Jan 1

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    An untimely sneeze! When we got into the fifth form at school we thought we were getting a bit above the rules. Hence we did things like sneaking into the sneaking into the...
    Jilly53 Jilly53 61-65, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    This begins 5 years ago. I met a girl 5 years ago and we became close. I was young &full of life. Overtime, we decided that we would marry and perhaps have a family one day. I...
    waqman1 waqman1 26-30, M 1 Response Jan 5

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    I worked in my local mall at Forever 21 as a sales associate and accessory specialist. I worked there about 6 months, loved it but hated it as well. Bitter sweet job honestly, I...
    xanaxkisses xanaxkisses 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 6

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