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23 Actual Fears We All Had Before Going To University For The First Time

You’re going to uni!! But what if you mess up??

1. Being too awkward to make any friends. 

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2. Having to live in shared accommodation.

Which was even worse if you had to share a bathroom.

3. And the fear that you won’t get on with your flatmates. 

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4. Or that you’ll be ridiculed for something stupid like your choice of pyjamas.

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5. Not being able to find time for your friends at home.

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6. And being too nervous initially to be yourself. 

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7. That nobody will share your sense of humour. 

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8. Or not being able to find people you have things in common with.

9. Having to leave your comfort zone and adapt to a completely new place.

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10. Ending up missing home no matter how desperate you were to get away. 

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11. The horrible social awkwardness of icebreakers and meeting new people.

“Whats your name? What course do you do? What A-levels did you get?”

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12. And how you’ll even manage to survive as an independent human being. 

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13. Embarrassing yourself in Freshers’ Week and having a reputation for the rest of uni. 

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14. Not being able to do anything on your own.

There’s no one at uni to help with your washing.

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15. Getting lost. Both around town and in the university itself.

16. Having to eat your own terrible cooking for a year. 

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17. Getting embarrassed by your parents on move-in day.

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18. Actually having to do the same subject every day for the next three years.

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19. Having to choose between a good social life and good grades.

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20. And that you might not be able to keep up with all the uni drinking.

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21. That you’re going to be poor forever because you can’t budget your loan well. 

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22. Everyone being really smart and the work being too difficult for you.

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23. And that you’ll actually just spend the whole time thinking, “Oh god, what have I done???”

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