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Melissa Scott is the University of New Haven CampusRiot Campus Representative

You’re filled with awe and wonder on your first day on campus.

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But once you get started, the work load and the price you pay for textbooks becomes less appealing.

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Some of the classes (cough cough, most classes) you have to take you might sit there like this:

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And very few will feel like a breeze, like you’ve actually learned something in 12 years of schooling.

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Your relationship with your friends or roommates can be like this:

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Or, worst case scenario, something like this:

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But you know you’ve found the right ones when you can act like this:

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And treat them like this:

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For your first college party, you’ll be super excited!

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But after a while, partying becomes something like this to you:

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When you like someone, you will think you look smooth when talking to them.

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But in reality, you’re as subtle as this:

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No matter what anyone tells you, relationships don’t change in college. The person that likes you will treat you and think of you like this:

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And unfortunately, you still tend to go for the person that treats you like this:

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After your first finals week, some professors leave you feeling like this:

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So you’ll realize that going home can be the best thing ever after a long, hard semester or year!

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Mainly because you have a longing for desirable food.

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The minions suggest you take it all in stride and enjoy.

Before you know it, it will be graduation!

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