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5 HONEST and REAL university (college) EXPECTATIONS

Going from high school to university will probably be one of the biggest transitions of your life. It will be a time where you will grow the most as a person, experience quite possibly all the range of emotions a human can go through and it will one of the greatest times of your life (so far). I started university in 2014 doing a Bachelor’s of Journalism at the University of Technology, Sydney. I had just finished my 12 years of schooling and couldn’t wait to start afresh doing something I initially thought was going to be what I wanted to spend the rest of my life doing. However, one of the biggest things I’ve learnt so far is that life doesn’t necessarily go as planned. In my head, I had my whole life figured out. I would study university for 4 years, get a degree in what I loved, enjoy every single minute of it, and there would be a full-time job waiting for me on the other side. My expectations were far from …