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The 16 Biggest Lies You Tell Yourself at University

“Nah, it’ll be fine.”

1. That you don’t need to take notes because you’ll remember everything in your brain.

2. That, next time, you aren’t going to leave your essay till the last minute. 

3. That you’ll visit your home friends at their unis.

4. And that you’re going to spend Reading Week catching up on all your uni work. 

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5. That you don’t need to check your bank account because you’ve “probably” got enough in there.

6. That you’ll just get up early tomorrow to do work instead of doing it today. 

7. That you’re going to start eating better.

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8. That you’re leaving the library because you’ll “work better” at home.

9. That you really deserve a break.

10. That your house will never get this dirty again.

11. That you don’t need to catch up with your personal tutor. Everything’s probably fine.

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12. That you don’t need to go into uni because you study better on your own.

13. Or that you can afford to miss this one lecture because you’ll just catch up on Blackboard.

14. That next semester you aren’t going to miss a single seminar.

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15. That you need to revise and aren’t going out tonight.

16. Or that you’re “just going to pres”.