The excitement of starting university tends to stay with you long after Fresher’s week hangovers have dispersed, and although you can never really guess what being a student will feel like, there are times when uni isn’t what you expected. Here are the top examples of when university, or your course has let you down!
But you will chat up people at the SU bar
Especially in lectures, when you put your hand up you had a really coherent point to make, but now you are saying nothing
There are too many people at university to remember them all
Whether it is related to feeling homesick, finances or the pressure of university
Especially when your mum would tell you off about the dishwasher
Definitely in some form
When in reality, you're not even a Sea Monkey in a fish tank
When you won't even step into the student gym once
Not even close, mate.
Take-away food and cheese. You will somehow consume an unhealthy amount of cheese.
And the not earning a lot of money part is the hardest to deal with
You somehow manage to survive on minimal amounts of food for 8 weeks though
But you can never find time to even apply
The society-attendance rate is actually pretty low
Because you end up doing things only you can judge yourself for
Basically, you write passive-aggressive post-it notes and leave them lying around
No matter how close you are, your bed will always feel safer than venturing outside
When you can barely handle a dirty pint
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