21 Signs You Are On Your Way To Adulthood In College

Our college years are a time of growth. You now have to do things for yourself and you aren't going to be mentored every step of the way. You feel you have matured ever so slightly and that you are on a new career path. But how do you know you are on the way to becoming an adult? What are the signs you need to look out for? Never fear, I am here to help, below you will find the Signs You Are On Your Way To Adulthood In College.

1) You have started thinking about your future career

2) Selfies - You are aware of where you take them

3) You have stopped blaming other people for your disappointing grades


4) You are making conscious decisions

5) You've stopped doing inappropriate or rude things on Facebook (mean messages, bitching, being an all round a**hole)

6) You've stopped blaming your boyfriend/girlfriend's ex for everything


7) You care less about what people think of your hobbies

8) You have accepted some people will never change

9) You get on better with your parents


11) You are more independent (cook your own food, don't rely on your parents for lifts, no more pocket money)

12) You pay for your own tax and insurance

13) You get on better with your siblings


14) You have specific versions of cleaning products that you love

15) Music can be too loud sometimes

16) You lent your friend bus fare without being resentful about it


17) You find you are being asked for your i.d. far less

18) You don't get as upset as you used to when you'd miss a night out

19) You took your tongue piercing/belly bar/multiple earrings out

20) Many celebrities are younger than you (Lorde, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, the Jenner Sisters)

21) People you used to think were so much younger than you, like your friend's brother or sisters, you see have graduated from school/are in college

Lauren Rol
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Lauren Rol: A UCD graduate who spends most of her time watching the Soaps. A devout fan of Chinese food and a French Bulldog obsessive.

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