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    17 Questions High School Seniors Are Tired Of Hearing

    Shhh, every adult. Shhhhhhhhhhhh.

    1. "So what's the plan for next year?!?!"

    Let me check my crystal ball and get right back to you.

    2. "How many schools do you still have to apply to?!!"

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    Oh, just infinity minus four.

    3. "How'd you do on the SATs?"

    I got a 69 420, why do you ask.

    4. "How about APs?"


    5. "What are you gonna major in?"

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    Let's get the where-will-I-be-spending-the-next-four-years part out of the way first.

    6. "And what do you plan to do with said major?"

    Again: baby steps, plz.

    7. "Have you thought about applying to safety schools?"

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    Omg it didn't even OCCUR to me that I might not get in anywhere and have to spend the rest of my life contemplating my own abject failure, thanks so much for the suggestion!

    8. "Aren't you nervous?"

    Actually I was fine until the entire population of my hometown started asking all these questions.

    9. "Do you love ramen? BETTER GET USED TO IT!!!!"

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    10. "How excited are you to PAR-TAY?!!!?"

    I'm sure me and Netflix and my freshman Bio textbook are gonna throw plenty of ragers.

    11. "So what are you and your boyf/girlf/makeout buddy gonna do???"

    If you can figure out a way to stretch our love from Walla Walla to Cleveland, lmk as soon as I stop weeping.

    12. "Do you even know how to do your own laundry??!!"

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    You mean, like a human being? I'll figure it out.

    13. "Are we ever gonna see you again?"

    Yeah, when I come home to do all that laundry I'm apparently incapable of.

    14. "How excited are you to meet your roommate??"

    Can't wait to share my breathing space with a weird stranger.

    15. "How old you think you'll be when you finally pay off those loans? Ha ha!"

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    16. "How's that raging case of senioritis? Has modern medicine found a cure yet?"

    I'm LOLing so hard I pulled a muscle.

    17. "Aren't you going to miss high school sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo much?"

    Yeah. Totes.

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