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20 Things College Freshmen Struggle With

We've all been there.

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1. Having no one to eat with at the dining hall.

uhhh can you say Steven Glansberg status?
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uhhh can you say Steven Glansberg status?

2. This is your only option outside of the dining hall.

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Luxurious.

3. Not having your parents to tend to your every need.

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Time to get your own condoms I guess.

4. Realizing school is actually hard...

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This ain't high school anymore.

5. ...and that you have to actually go to class.

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Well, at least sometimes?

6. Trying to put up the best pics to show all your high school friends how much fun you're having.

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Even if you're not having the best time ever, you're going to make the world think you are.

7. Spending all your money on alcohol...

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(Not your smartest decision.)

8. ...and then being broke all the time.

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9. Getting too drunk. Embarrassingly drunk.

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When the pregame lasts longer than the party it's always bad news.

10. Being beyond mortified by whatever you did the night before.

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11. Plus not remembering what it's like to wake up without a hangover.

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You literally don't remember what it's like to not be tired.

12. Avoiding getting caught by your RA.

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Ain't nobody got time to get written up.

13. Trying not to gain the freshmen 15.

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Let's face it though, all those pizza, burgers, and burritos were totally worth it.

14. Awkwardly trying to make friends.

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When was the last time you had to make friends? Like 13 years ago!!! No one remembers how to do it.

15. Learning how to live with someone else.

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In a very small dorm room.

16. Trying to sneak around your room when your roommate has someone over...

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17. ...and realizing there's no such thing as alone time anymore.

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Ever.

18. You used to know everyone at your high school...

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...but now you don't know anyone wherever you go.

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So many people everywhere.

19. All the older students look intimidating.

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College freshmen and college seniors are entirely different species.

20. Mostly, though, you are lost ALL THE TIME.

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Where's this class? Or this building? Or my dorm?

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