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    26 Pictures That'll Accurately Sum Up Your First Year Of University

    Welcome to the emotional rollercoaster that is university.

    1. Eagerly signing up for an insane amount of clubs during O Week, only to then never attend any of their meetings.


    2. Taking quite possibly the worst photo of your life for your student ID card.

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    3. Participating in awkward but necessary ice breakers during the first week of class.

    I hate icebreakers at uni, got asked to say my name and something nice that I've done today and I panicked and came out with "my names Dom and I haven't had any lunch today", socially awkward prick

    4. Promising to get better grades every semester, only to accept that you're most likely going to fail halfway through.

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    5. Calculating the minimum number of marks needed to pass a subject.

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    6. Constantly debating whether attending university is actually worth it.

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    7. Working on an entire group project yourself because no one else is bothered to get their shit together.

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    8. Dragging yourself out of the warmth and safety of your bed to attend an 8am lecture.

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    9. Congratulating yourself when you do any sort of work.

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    10. Living off a diet that basically consists of instant noodles, pasta, coffee, and cheap alcohol.

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    11. Attempting to learn an entire semester's worth of content right before an exam.

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    12. Stressing over the format of a single email to your lecturer, only to then receive a one-worded response.

    Emailing professors be like Me: *polite greeting, multiple paragraphs, perfect grammar* Professor: “sure” -sent from my iPhone

    13. Trying to enrol in subjects for the following semester, only for all your classes to clash or already be full.

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    14. Wasting an entire day while waiting in line at the Student Centre.

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    15. Going out with your friends even though you have an assignment due at 9am the next day.

    @relatable / Via Twitter: @reIatabIe

    16. Spending all your life savings on textbooks that you only use once.

    @CollegeStudent / Via Twitter: @ColIegeStudent

    17. Avoiding certain areas during student elections you won't get swarmed with flyers.


    18. Visiting the library to free yourself of ~distractions~, only to have made no progress hours later.

    walks all the way to the library to go on facebook and listen to music for 5 hrs #uniproblems

    @kellywillettt / Via Twitter: @kellywillettt

    19. Pretending that everything's fine when someone asks how you're doing.

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    20. Putting effort into an assignment and receiving a barely passable grade.

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    21. Sending out numerous applications for unpaid internships you're only sort of interested in.

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    22. Doing anything and everything besides studying for your exams.

    @meghanjade / Via Twitter: @meghanjade_

    23. Having your camera roll transform into a mini note-taker.

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    24. Taking a nap because you need a break from all your stressful responsibilities.

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    25. Rocking up to lectures feeling like absolute death because of your hangover.

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    26. And learning how to budget your meagre student bank account... the hard way.

    @curtislepore / Via Twitter: @curtislepore

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