Higher Education (University +)'s questions - Portuguese iziqna

How can you not afford college these days with all that financial aid and scholarships? Maybe they should start excelling in school.

i’m gonna ask my counselor but i wanted to know now and then i’ll make sure

My first year of college was probably the worst year of my life so far. I had no motivation to do my work and when I did I couldn t focus. I found myself going out to party more than I would ve liked to and had the craziest roommate who was verbally abusive and psychotic. I went way too hard my first semester... show more

In my college, the graduation ceremony is in May but you don't get your diploma until it is mailed to you in August. So basically you have to spend hours attending a ceremony to receive a fake diploma.

Best answer: With your gpa and SAT score plus that you want to go to medical school, you should be going direct to a university. Going to a CC when you want to get into medical school is never a good idea. Ibu is correct, you will need to take all prerequisite classes for medical school at the university level. Apply to... show more

Best answer: Talk to them about their life plan and how this college degree fits with their future career. A person should no longer be going to college to get a degree as a goal. They should be going to college as a prerequisite to a career. If they have no plan, you are correct. They should be old enough to explain their... show more

To the college who didn’t accept you? I’m very scared of rejection.

Missed classes due to depression, anxiety, and bipolar episodes. I have documentation stating that I was not well during my absences. Offered to make up missed assignments earlier in the semester but professor said no. However he let a fellow student of mine make up assignments because she was leaving town for a... show more

Hi, I am graduating HS and will be attending Michigan State University for pre-med. I really want to get into med school and become a doctor, it has been my goal since I was a young teen. I have volunteered 100 plus hours at our local hospital since 9th grade. I was wondering if this volunteer experience would... show more

Single people who live alone and pay full rent / council tax and bills. How do you manage to go to college or university to do a full time course and keep your housing costs covered?

I’ve just transferred my credits from the community college I used to attend to a 4 year university. Also, the amount of credits I transferred over was 28. I’m 20 years old and my graduation class should be Class of 2020 but I don’t think I would be able to get enough credits to graduate by then.

I’m a junior in high school and when I was a freshman, I had a really bad algebra teacher and I didn’t really learn anything. I hope I can’t retake a course when I am in college.

Why should I go to college ?

19 answers · 6 days ago
Convince me

Best answer: People on this website are very pessimistic and negative. If you have a positive relationship with this teacher, or if the teacher knows you to be a student that consistently shows up to class and makes an effort, it wouldn’t hurt to try. Email the professor to request an appointment to meet in person regarding... show more

Best answer: That is a once-in-a-lifetime occurrence. Better luck after say, a hundred years?

So I'm attempting to get into graduate school to obtain a Master's degree. I've been out of undergrad for 2.5 years after graduation. Been in law school for 2 of those years, but decided to leave after realizing that law isn't a career I want to fully commit myself to. So the past 3 months, I've... show more

Isn't college stupid?

12 answers · 4 days ago
Best answer: Yes. It's largely unecessary from a learner's perspective and, as another commenter stated, it contributes A LOT to inequality.