Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    0
    ReputationRep:
    Hi there,

    So I'm feeling a little lost and wanted some advice from people my age and in my situation.

    I've currently just started university 2 years after I should have done as I deferred college for 2 years.

    I quit my first college after 2 days, quit 2 apprenticeships after just days and after a week at uni I already want to quit.

    I'm so lost in life, I don't know what I want to do and who I want to be. I thought that uni was the right choice for me, but I already know it isn't and now don't know what to do. My parents are always supportive, more than I deserve, but I don't know how they'll react to me already wanting to quit.

    I've had a job in retail and was miserable, I just don't know what to do.

    Is anyone in a similar situation or could give me some advice on what I should do?

    Thanks
    • TSR Support Team
    • Very Important Poster
    • PS Reviewer
    • Clearing and Applications Advisor
    Offline

    20
    ReputationRep:
    You need to first work out why you're feeling this way and what you can do about it. Then you need to think about whether dropping out is the best thing for you and what you'd like to do next. If you do drop out I suggest getting some work experience and working out what you enjoy and are good at. Then work out what jobs you want to do and then what you need to go to get them.
 
 
 
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • Poll
    Did TEF Bronze Award affect your UCAS choices?
    Useful resources
    Bizarre things students have spent their loans onThings you should budget for at uni

    Sponsored features:

    Making money from your own website

    Need some cash?

    How to make money running your own website.

    Bianca Miller, runner-up on The Apprentice

    Handle your digital footprint

    What would an employer find out about you on Google? Find out how to take control.

    Groups associated with this forum:

    View associated groups
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

    Quick reply
    Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.