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20 GIFs That Perfectly Sum Up All The Stages Of Going To College

It’s not as fun and easy as it might seem.

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Stage 1: Deciding what your major will be.

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NO PRESSURE!!!

Stage 2: Saying goodbye to your family and friends.

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Crying is inevitable.

Stage 3: Meeting your new roommate(s) for the first time.

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It will be awkward AF.

Stage 4: Trying to make friends.

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HELP! Does anybody know how to socialize?

Stage 5: Going to your first party and trying to meet new people.

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FML.

Stage 6: Starving because you can't cook.

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Well, I guess you'll just have to eat ramen for the next four years.

Stage 7: Missing your parents because you're always hungry.

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And you don't actually know how to do laundry.

Stage 8: Enjoying your freedom and independence.

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Sorry, parents.

Stage 9: Fighting with your roommate(s) because they're messy AF.

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Why can't they just clean up after themselves?

Stage 10: Waking up early every morning because you have to go to class.

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I did not sign up for this. (Or did you?)

Stage 11: Winging it when the professor asks you something during the lecture.

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They should call you Jon Snow, because you know nothing.

Stage 12: Realizing that midterms are sooner than you thought.

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Fuck. Fuck. Fuck.

Stage 13: Buckling down.

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Ready to slay the shit out of those midterms.

Stage 14: And quickly losing your motivation.

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Remember the part about slaying the midterms? Not gonna happen after all.

Stage 15: Taking the exams.

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HELP!

Stage 16: Miraculously passing all of your midterms.

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IT'S DONE!

Stage 17: Celebrating the end of the hell that is midterms.

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♫ I'm coming up so you better get this party started ♫

Stage 18: Spending all of your money on partying.

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So you decide the time has come for you to visit your parents.

Stage 19: Finally going home for holidays.

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Yaaass, homemade food, finally!

Stage 20: Repeating stages 1-19 all over again.

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Noooooooooooo!

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