Post
Experience Project iOS Android Apps | Download EP for your Mobile Device

I Want to Go to Grad School

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 52 People

    My dream is to attend graduate school in

    Iceland! Please read my story and help or share!GoFundeMe:  Kat's Grad School in Iceland
    kitsciencekat kitsciencekat 22-25, F Mar 2

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Gre.

    i guess i'm going to take the GRE sometime this year...i know most people aren't too excited about that but it makes me happy because it gives me more options. i also plan on getting my passport this year, that way if i can get into a study abroad program that part will be...
    foreverchrysallis foreverchrysallis 18-21, F Jun 16, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Inner Monologue of the Day

    I don't want to do "Nothing" for another two years, so grad school? Oh, effing applications and recommendations and portfolios and transcripts! I need some kind of skill or something tangible so that I can get a damn job already. I hate other people's rude kids so the...
    mmmcookies mmmcookies 26-30 1 Response Sep 9, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Visiting Schools

    After taking a year off after undergrad, I'm going to look at grad schools this month. I"m still not really sure I want to go, I just dont know what else to do.
    mccluresm mccluresm 22-25, F Oct 15, 2008

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Boulder

    Tomorrow I'm hopping on a plane to Colorado to go check out the campus at Boulder. I was accepted to the school 2 years ago but because my mom was going through a tough time and I'm an only child, I stuck around and deferred my acceptance.Let me not blame my delayed graduate...
    ObliviousPunk ObliviousPunk 26-30, F Dec 2, 2011

    Your Response

    Cancel

    After I Graduate...

    After I graduate and earn enough money, I want to get my Master's in nursing, so I could become a Nurse Practitioner in either psychiatric nursing or pediatric nursing.
    animallover110293 animallover110293 18-21, F Jan 28, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Going Back

    i attempted to go to grad school a few years ago and i didn't finish.  now i'm going back, maybe starting the second half of the summer.  i applied and i was accepted into the program that i want.  my job will pay for most of it so i figure why not.  then...
    geenpunchbuggie geenpunchbuggie 31-35 Mar 25, 2009

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Gradschool Apps

    I have wanted to go to graduate school for the last 5 years (I transferred) if I don't get in it scares me to start in a different direction. My plan B is ITT tech so I at least have a marketable skill and i am not stuck out here for another year in the recession. If I don't get...
    thoughtshopefull thoughtshopefull 31-35 Jan 8, 2013

    Your Response

    Cancel

    The only thing I've ever really,

    i mean really wanted in my life was to work hard and become a doctor. Up until a year and a half ago i knew i could do it, then my dad decided to ruin my life by abusing alcohol. Looking at med schools and seeing all my friends pursue their dreams makes me hate him even more...
    sadgirl233 sadgirl233 22-25, F Jun 30, 2014

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Related Experiences

    I'm sick of life. I'm depressed all the time. I can't make any friends as much as I have tried I can't. I'm always left out. I feel like a complete failure.I just don't see the...
    Timelord1702 Timelord1702 16-17, F 1 Response 36 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I just want to stay positive and try my best to focus and school and make this a good year
    Wanderingsoul16 Wanderingsoul16 16-17, F 41 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    after graduation i'm thinking about dying my hair rainbow or blue
    StayWithMeDontLeave StayWithMeDontLeave 16-17, F 2 Responses 58 mins ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I was born, in 1995, my parents suspected that there was something "wrong" with me. As a baby, my head would always be nodding towards the floor, but my eyes looking straight...
    theskyisarainbow theskyisarainbow 16-17, M 2 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    You get to see many different people interact with each other. It's like the ultimate social experiment. Today was my first day of high school and I made 1, 2, 3... 6 new friends...
    reaperthejack reaperthejack 13-15, M 3 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am a former teen runaway. A long story shortened. My stepmom was bi polar before we even knew the term existed. She was pregnant and married at 14. Because of this she had...
    LAstreets LAstreets 46-50, F 5 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    [x] Smoked A Cigarette [ ] Smoked A Cigar [x] Are / Been In Love [ ] Dumped someone [x ] Been Fired [x] Been In A Fist Fight [x] Had A Crush On An Older Person [x ] Skipped Class...
    AuNaturelOne AuNaturelOne 56-60, M 6 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Proper first day of school attire :)
    kayceetho kayceetho 16-17, F 2 Responses 8 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    the funeral is coming near. i have the funeral cloths ready, all black, just need the shoes. got pretty much everything, just needs a few tweaks. i have most of the songs for the...
    DemonsFreak DemonsFreak 13-15, M 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was bullied for being small, shy, plain-looking and a suspected lesbian ;-) A girl called Amber used to humiliate me during PE, which was actually one of my favourite lessons...
    LizzieLost LizzieLost 18-21, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    With school starting I don't think I'm going to have time to exercise like I have, so I went ahead and switched an elective with weight lifting to ensure that I have time every day...
    PapaSun56 PapaSun56 18-21, M 1 Response 13 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    [x] Smoked A Cigarette [ x] Smoked A Cigar [x] Are / Been In Love [ ] Dumped someone [ ] Been Fired [ x] Been In A Fist Fight [x] Had A Crush On An Older Person [ ] Skipped Class...
    countryguy1982 countryguy1982 31-35, M 1 Response 18 hrs ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I'm a senior in highschool and I won't be graduating on time. I'm so ashamed. Last year I failed every single class and missed over 30 days of school. Sometimes I just can't get...
    disposibleteen disposibleteen 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

    Your Response

    Cancel

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My memories of 5th grade are for the most part negative. I started at a new school when I was in 5th grade and I was 10 years old at the time and wore dresses and white pantyhose...
    allisonhashope allisonhashope 13-15, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I loss to don't mind school but the last few weeks, going to school it's just not the same anymore my friendships changes between my two best friends one of my best friends that I...
    mblan11 mblan11 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    My Geometry teacher got mad at my class because some people were sleeping. I don't understand how he can blame them. He is an extremely boring teacher. I barely get any...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    PLEASE READ! Well my algebra 2 teacher is a douchebag, I went after school to turn in a paper I didn't finish ( I was at the counselors during the lesson) hoping he would let me...
    chloerouge chloerouge 16-17, F 2 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Ok. I want to just talk about how horrible this rubs me the wrong way. When older women or women in general tear young girls down for having children. I've seen older women call...
    DeIuxedEdition DeIuxedEdition 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    The new school year has nearly begun and I really just want switch schools so I can be with my primary school friends again! I've already went through a year of the high school I'm...
    Eninferno Eninferno 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    So i'm in my second year of highschool and a Teacher that I had in 9th grade and I had a special type of relationship. First of all, we are both girls. There's never been any type...
    HazyNightmares HazyNightmares 18-21, F 1 Response 3 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I dropped out of high school in the last 3 months of my 10th grade year. I take my GED test in a few days. I would be a senior this year.. Oops. I am now taking sign language...
    averageteengirl7515 averageteengirl7515 16-17, F 1 Response 6 days ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I was a rebel!!! lol and all my frenz had already graduated from high school. I had a lil bit of a different upbringing, so i never felt i could really identify with too many ppl...
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 1 Response a week ago

    Your Response

    Cancel
    When I was younger I was physically and mentally abused by my mother. In my early childhood my dad was an alcoholic who would drink come home and beat my mom. We would have to...
    Lost2334 Lost2334 26-30, M Aug 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Someone can ask me why I resent you so much but it's emotions that I've battled with for years. I know you didn't want me even when I was in my mothers womb... Then you brought us...
    Juiceyangel333 Juiceyangel333 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 23

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Do you really? My story has lots of flaws like most. Not something people want to hear about. But here it goes: When I was born, I was upside down, I got stuck in my moms pelvis...
    ShadowMgrove03 ShadowMgrove03 18-21, F 11 Responses Aug 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Hi my name is Valarie Montoya and I have a big butt. In fact, I have the largest butt in my entire school (including teachers). At my school I'm known as the "popular" kid and the...
    ValarieMontoya ValarieMontoya 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Between Kindergarten and 5th grade I was enrolled at St. Peter School in Kirkwood, Missouri. Although it has been eight years since I have set foot on that campus, I cannot say...
    Livenka007 Livenka007 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 22

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Well actually yea in roughly 5 weeks I'll be graduating, it's been a round few years in highschool to say the least honestly year 7 - to year 9 I was basically that quiet kid...
    damnitsover damnitsover 16-17, M Aug 18

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I can not find anyone who loves me back. I'm gay. I have dated only once but it was long distance. All the guys who I have crushed on are straight or they don't know what they are...
    AlphaSolaAmator AlphaSolaAmator 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 16

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Yesterday was my first day of 8th grade - my final year of middle school. I am 13 years old and white and I wore a dress and white pantyhose to school yesterday. While I was in one...
    laurenholliday laurenholliday 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    Being a senior in high school is ******* terrifying, this is the last year I'll see my friends regularly, this is the last year I'll truly feel like a kid, this is the last...
    AmeliaBleedingHart AmeliaBleedingHart 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 14

    Your Response

    Cancel
    I am so done with my life holding me back. I somehow graduated college and now live in California yet I'm still not happy. I'm at a point in my life where all I can think about is...
    singthebodyelectric singthebodyelectric 22-25, F 2 Responses