I Want to Graduate From College

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    I'm trying really hard in college right now,

    after I didn't do good. It's really starting to work. I cut down on boys, partying, and even Facebook & Twitter. I'm pretty confident that I will be successful.
    dreamsx333 dreamsx333
    22-25, F
    Feb 6, 2014

    I Want To Go To College But I'm Broke

    Is going to college worth the debt? I really want to go, but I know if I do I will be in debt for a long time. My parents can't afford to help at all and I don't have much money either.
    KyleDunford KyleDunford
    2 Responses Nov 8, 2013

    I Want To Graduate University

    I chose my University because it had a four year nursing program. I wanted to go straight through, get my BSN, and begin my career. That was my goal, that was my reasoning, and that was why I chose to attend this school. It didn't take long before all the other aspects of the...
    deleted deleted
    Nov 4, 2012


    I attended one college in my area and it wasnt my cup of tea. they seem to just want to take the money from me so when i ran out of it i decided to go to an online college that best fits my needs and the college that i went to was far from it thats why i think i didnt focus as...
    23mary 23mary
    22-25, F
    Oct 1, 2009

    Stressful day today .

    .. Knowing if I'm going to graduate or not ... Finals went as follows : 9 went great , 1 went ok , 2 went horrible . Failed maths and history for sure , maybe geography too .. Passed for : English , Spanish , French , Dutch , Latin , Greek , sciences , philosophy , religion...
    GirlNextDoor4U GirlNextDoor4U
    18-21, T
    Jun 25, 2015

    But thinking of a major is

    so hard. It's hard to imagine of a future where I will perfectly happy and content with my career when I don't really know what makes me tick. I love learning new things, talking to people, anime (my indulgence), and money (I want to be able to buy into my pleasures, and not...
    NameSteve NameSteve
    18-21, M
    Nov 1, 2014

    You Can Do It!!!!

    You can do anything you set your mind to do...trust me! My senior year of college I became pregnant and everyone thought I would drop out but I prooved them all wrong. I was carrying the max units and was 9 months pregnant. I had him on a Monday and went back to school the...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Jun 9, 2011

    I'm So Close

    16 credit hours which amounts to one more semester and one summer. God I am so close I can taste it, all I have to do is not screw up.
    wordsmith85 wordsmith85
    22-25, M
    Oct 1, 2009

    I need to start making daily goals.

    I keep losing focus and procrastinating....and it's only day one hahaha oh boy
    xxarxx xxarxx
    22-25, F
    Jun 2, 2014
    Cowgirl1992 Cowgirl1992
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Jun 14, 2014

    I Never Had It Easy, But I Stayed In The Race!

    It was never easy for me, i was always a good student at school, i never failed anything, i went into engineering major in collage thinking that it will be a walk in the park, guess what, it was not, too much temptations screwed me up, i failed and failed and failed and failed...
    SpiritIndestructible SpiritIndestructible
    Jan 6, 2013

    The only reason i passed my freshman year of

    college was because i slept with a few of my teachers
    100slut 100slut
    18-21, M
    Apr 2, 2014

    It's Not What I Pictured

    I cruised through high school taking easy classes and never really had a clue what I wanted to do with my life . I am having the same problem in college and just changed my major to general studies. I have 40 credits and to graduate you need 63. So basically I have 23 credits...
    iameffystonem iameffystonem
    22-25, F
    Mar 24, 2011

    Finshing Collage Is My Dream!

    i was always bad at school! i hated school so much and hate studying! but finaly i finsh school then i went to collage, before that i always used to hear that collage is fun and there's no studying! and i when i start collage when i was a freshman i didn't study so i fall...
    Braveheart86 Braveheart86
    22-25, M
    Apr 26, 2008

    Want To Graduate From College On Time

    I've always had fears of getting through with college. I mean, I've failed once, which meant a one-year repeat for me. Since then I've always always had fears about school, about getting through all the work... I've started to doubt my abilities. I know it isn't healthy, and that...
    eiborg eiborg
    18-21, F
    Jan 2, 2010

    I'm afraid I won't be smart enough

    for my Ivy League college
    littledreambig littledreambig
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 20, 2014

    Sometimes I just get

    so stressed out between work, school, and trying to keep up with my long distance love life. I am a full time Optician which makes it hard to schedule on campus courses. I'm stuck taking classes online. I've joined a few study groups because I absolutely miss being in a...
    xxarxx xxarxx
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 2, 2014

    I just registered for a few online classes,

    I'm so nervous to go back to school. I am so out of touch with reality.
    azigzaggylyss azigzaggylyss
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Dec 20, 2013

    Who Doesnt?

    At my age now I'm already thinking of my future. But to get those goal I must first graduate from college :) Im reaching for my dreams. . .
    boznicxs boznicxs
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Feb 1, 2010

    Mixed Emotions

    when i started going to school i felt excited to learn a lot of new things that was way back when i was 3. Growing up i grew tired of attending school it feels like the reason i only go to school is for my allowance and all the friends that i made, bonding we had. Been thru...
    chie0429 chie0429
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 21, 2013

    I get depressed when I saw my batch mate on

    their graduation photo. HUHU 😌 2years more. God guide me pls. 🙏
    xoxolovingyou xoxolovingyou
    26-30, F
    Apr 7, 2014

    This last quarter was not

    so good for me. After a found out my Grandpa's cancer came back and my Mom has two cyst that may be cancer, I fell into a huge depression. Being Bipolar, it is extreme, though you don't have to be bipolar to be that depressed. My Mom also has a bulging disc in her back that she...
    Lucreziana Lucreziana
    26-30, F
    Feb 13, 2014


    I am 20 years old, and I've been with my husband for 3 years and we will be married in 1 month. We were best friends for a couple years before we started dating, when he asked me what I thought about him joining the Navy, I wont lie, I was scared, you hear so many bad stories, he...
    beachiigirll beachiigirll
    Jan 25, 2013

    I Don't Know If I Can Finish College

    Through the years I have attended two colleges in my area, one was a community college and the other a small private college. But recently I was given hope that I have a reason for being different. I was diagnosed with Aspergers Syndrom, a mild form of Autism. With help I think...
    kengelstad1 kengelstad1
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jul 22, 2008
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