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14 Reasons Going To College In Florida Is Practically Heaven On Earth

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1. First off... THIS IS YOUR BACKYARD:

Or at least you’re only five minutes away from it.
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Or at least you’re only five minutes away from it.

2. When it comes to essential study food, there's only one place that has your back:

Always and forever.
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Always and forever.

3. And you'll also have some of the best cuisine in the country to devour the minute you're out of class.

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4. It's perfectly acceptable to have your bathing suit on hand at all times to change into once class is over.

Just don't forget the sunscreen.
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Just don't forget the sunscreen.

5. No matter where you choose to live, there's a high probability that your college "home" has a pool.

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6. Your extracurriculars aren't very typical (in the best way possible).

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7. And your friends will want to come to YOU for spring break.

Can you blame them? Nope. Not. At. All.
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Can you blame them? Nope. Not. At. All.

8. You never (or rarely) have to deal with snow.

You get to laugh at your friends in the north who have to deal with cold weather.
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You get to laugh at your friends in the north who have to deal with cold weather.

9. Your koozie collection will be immaculate by the time you graduate.

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They're like a scrapbook of your college years.

10. You have hundreds of interesting places to visit that actually aren't terribly far away.

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11. Which means you have some pretty epic options when it comes to your class field trips.

Casey Key
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Casey Key

Cape Canaveral
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Cape Canaveral

And why would you want to be in a classroom when it's so nice outside?!

12. When the library doesn't quite cut it for your study time, there are some pleasant alternatives.

Studying is soooooooo haaaaaaaaard. ;)
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Studying is soooooooo haaaaaaaaard. ;)

13. Whenever you travel home for family gatherings, you'll ALWAYS be the tannest.

"I woke up like this." – you, to your beautiful yet pale family
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"I woke up like this." – you, to your beautiful yet pale family

14. And of course, this lovely view greets you as you walk home from a full day of classes:

#Blessed
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#Blessed