20 Life Lessons You Learn During Your First Year At Uni

So, lots of learning, studying, and punctuality, obviously.

1. Freshers’ Week. Time to go and mature into an adult.

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2. Or not, as the case may be.

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3. Because you’ll quickly realise that a few glasses of wine is the best social lubricant.

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4. Especially when you first get to the SU and realise that you don’t know anyone who has arrived yet.

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5. The nights start out harmless enough…

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6. …but it doesn’t take too long until it devolves to this.

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7. (Ahem.)

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8. See, falling in love is the easy bit. Remembering their name on the other hand…

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9. Just be warned, word travels kinda fast.

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10. People forget that you’re still getting the hang of kissing at 18.

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11. Your sexting game probably needs some work too.

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12. In fact, the chat in general is largely utter nonsense.

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13. Not least when you’re stumbling home.

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14. Of course, there’s always that competition to see what the craziest thing you can bring back from a night out is.

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15. Just be prepared for the consequences the morning after.

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16. Because you’ll make mistakes. Boy, you’ll make some mistakes.

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17. Like spending €120 on that gym membership.

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18. Or getting off with one of your flatmates.

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19. Ultimately, you just have to own it. Whatever you’re doing, own it all.

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20. And get right back on that horse.

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