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Undergraduate realisations

The first term of your first year university will be full of new experiences and memories, however, during this exciting change you could end up encountering some of these common undergraduate realisations!


I will probably be paying off this loan for the rest of my life

What have I got to show for my life so far?

Identity Crisis

What if I never accomplish anything?

I am a grown up?

Is this the right thing for me?



Although some of the realisations are frightening, every student encounters one during their time studying, it is perfectly natural to have a mini panic attack and hold your childhood teddy bear until the fear goes away! It’s best to stop worrying about the end results and to concentrate on the journey instead.