12 Things We've All Learned In College
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12 Things We've All Learned In College

All the really important stuff.

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We all go to college to prepare us for the real world, to learn, grow, and gain experience for the future. Along the way, we learn new things, adapt to the college life, and hold on to these lessons. We go to classes all week, take 15 or more credits a semester, and are fortunate enough to even receive this higher education. Having said that, here are a few things that are definitely the most important I have learned in college thus far! (kidding...but no really)

1. Coffee is your best friend and a necessity.

2. How to live off of the last $12 in your bank account.

3. The line for Chick Fil A is always to the door, but you know you’re going to wait anyways.

4. When you say you’re broke, you’re 100% serious, but somehow everyone else was lying because now they’re at the beach on Spring Break.

5. Name brand no longer matters, what matters is the difference between the $4 box of Cheerios, and the $2 box of ‘Great Value Crunchy Nuggets’.

6. How to rock a Tshirt and shorts everyday.

7. ‘Venmo’ is a very important app.

8. How to write an essay with the exact minimum length requirement.

9. How to share your location with your friends on your phone.


10. How to ask if there is a student discount.


11. How to professionally write an email to your professor so you don’t sound like an idiot.

11b. But then seeing their response with, “Sent from an iPhone,” at the end…

12. How to make the most of the weekend with your favorite people.


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