I Want to Succeed In College

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    However it looks so expensive.

    I am loosing hope. How am i suppose to pay that? I am not rich and I am by my own here. I don't want a loan please! Is there any other way? I want to study at the university of Washington S. I want to be a scientists. I always wanted that. Any advice please would be...
    Lila2088 Lila2088
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 22, 2014

    I will be going to college next year

    and I'm scared about failing math...
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    2 Responses Oct 26, 2014

    I start my freshman year of college in the fall

    and I'm SO excited yet SO nervous. I'm excited for living in a dorm and living with a roommate(s), classes (surprisingly), and trying to do better at socializing and not being awkward when I meet new people. I want to make my family proud, but mostly myself. I want to do...
    DarkGoddesss DarkGoddesss
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 6, 2014

    Just started school again.

    Feels good to be back. I didn't apply myself like I should have before, also with a good full time job. It's going to be tough, I'm going all in with full time so I will probably have to cut back a little bit with my hours at work, they're very understanding though. I am also...
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    3 Responses Jan 7, 2014

    I have a major presentation today,

    I am so nervous but wish me luck please. I went out of the ordinary and got really dressed up to look presentable I usually don't really get dressed in formal clothing for school and I took a lot of self time to work on the project I hope my hard work pays off­čśĆ
    Yandyp Yandyp
    22-25, F
    Dec 4, 2013
    kimberlee1876 kimberlee1876
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 4, 2016

    I'm taking BS Civil Engineering

    and I'm currently on my second year, first semester in the university. I actually am starting to feel the intensity of this course and sometimes I feel like giving up. But seeing those upperclassmen and graduates who have surpassed everything I'm experiencing now keeps me...
    Coffee0606 Coffee0606
    18-21, F
    Oct 28, 2014

    I'm currently working on applications to send

    into colleges. My dream college Is New York University for there medical program. I'm a fairly smart student & I have a GPA of 3.9. I really wanna do good in college but I'm not sure what's ahead of me or what to expect at all. Is it like highschool? Or is it better.
    giib giib
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 18, 2014

    Success in college does not equal success in

    the real world. The job market is tougher than ever. Unless you're getting a STEM degree (or know someone who can get you a good job with another degree) get out while you still can. A Bachelor's degree is about as useful today as a HS diploma or GED was 20 years ago. Learn an...
    arrowXheart arrowXheart
    26-30, F
    1 Response Aug 20, 2015
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    3 Responses Feb 1, 2015

    Studying can be overwhelming a lot of the times

    for me. There is so much work; various things to focus and concentrate on- not always easy. But it's worth it. My work will pay off in the end. Does anyone have any studying suggestions for someone like me (it is EXTREMELY hard to stay focused sometimes because I am easily...
    introvertpower94 introvertpower94
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 22, 2014

    Secret Of Success

    In collegealways remember to rely on ebook / reference books in library and make notes of subject.  you need not spend more then 1 hour at stretch.if a couple is chit chating insmall whispers in  library; move to a place where you are all alone and read for 1 hour. however do...
    giftafamily giftafamily
    Jun 5, 2012
    HappyHart5 HappyHart5
    18-21, F
    Oct 22, 2014
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