17 College Mistakes Everyone Has Made
Live and learn.
College is an exciting and stressful experience filled with ups and downs. We asked the BuzzFeed Community to tell us their regrets about these tumultuous years. Here is what they had to say:
Partying too much.
Not taking advantage of all the free college amenities.
Getting involved with Greek life.
Playing for the college sports team.
Not applying for internships.
Not consulting with an advisor before making key college decisions.
Trying to date a high school partner long distance.
Staying in classes that were way too challenging from the start.
Getting too preoccupied with having everyone like you during your first year of college.
Not taking enough pictures.
Actually going to college.
Going straight into a four-year university, instead of doing the first two years at a community college.
Not taking advantage of the free therapy offered in school.
Passing on the opportunity to spend a semester abroad.
Forgetting to make connections with the many classmates and professionals around you.
Making any decision to please someone else's desires, and not your own.
Feeling pressured to make the best out of the supposed "best years of your life."
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