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    16 or under
    6
    2.33%
    17
    19
    7.39%
    18
    116
    45.14%
    19
    71
    27.63%
    20
    22
    8.56%
    21
    9
    3.50%
    22
    5
    1.95%
    23 or older
    9
    3.50%

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    Hopefully going in Sept 2010, so I'll be 20. Definitely think waiting rather than jumping straight into it was a good decision. I've got tons of mates who hate their courses which lead to their esteemed career paths are keep continuing, despite not being happy.
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    I'll be 25
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    notice from the result that most of you go to colleage at 18, me too
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    I was 18 when I moved to university, and I turned 19 the next day.
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    I was 33!!. I wasnt interested in going to university when I was 18, I was far too busy doing other things .
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    I'll be 19
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    I'll be 2 months away from being 20.
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    Started at 17 - graduated at 20 - started post-grad at 21 - will graduate post-grad at 22.
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    22 or 23 depending if i go this year or next
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    i will be 18 when i start ^^
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    19 when i go. 20 like two days after.
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    I'll be 19
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    21, because 1 gap year wasn't enough; yet, neither was 2.
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    I'll turn 22 a few weeks before I begin university! It feels strange to be starting so late, but I'm glad I didn't try to go earlier for the sake of it.
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    I was 18, I couldn't wait to go to university. I went and visited my big sister at hers (she was the first person in my family to go to university) while I was doing my GCSEs and the next two years were spent desperately willing time to pass.

    I started my PhD last September, and turned 22 this January. If all goes to plan I'll be a doctor at age 24 and thus will have made myself hopelessly overqualified for most jobs. That's all fine though because I want to work in a university anyway.
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    I'm definitely going this September so I'll be 22, but 23 the end of the first semester.
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    19 for first uni, 20 for second.
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    18 and 3 weeks xD Was a baby still
    Still am one of the youngest at uni except any geniuses.
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    I'll be 19 when I start Uni
 
 
 
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