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    So I'm in my first year studying law and although I love the course I'm not a big fan of the Uni I'm at. I've been trying to ignore it and just carry on, but I can't shake the feeling that I've made a mistake and would be much happier at another Uni I originally applied for.

    I live with my boyfriend and not in halls, and although I have made some friends on my course, I haven't really clicked with any of them properly. Everyone on my course seems to commute from other places so I don't feel like I have the social life I actually want. When I set this as my firm choice I feel like I went against my gut instinct because I thought it would provide me with the best opportunities and degree, but I feel like the other uni I applied to is much nicer, friendlier, with a lot more social opportunities and still offers a good level of support in terms of careers and the future. I feel like its a much better university overall and I'm really starting to regret my decision.

    Should I just grit my teeth and get on with it? After all a degree is a degree and if I work hard enough I'll most likely get where I want to be either way. Or should I go through with dropping out, make a big change to me and my boyfriend's lives and move cities again, going to the other uni for a fresh start next year?
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    (Original post by Hdi97)
    So I'm in my first year studying law and although I love the course I'm not a big fan of the Uni I'm at. I've been trying to ignore it and just carry on, but I can't shake the feeling that I've made a mistake and would be much happier at another Uni I originally applied for.

    I live with my boyfriend and not in halls, and although I have made some friends on my course, I haven't really clicked with any of them properly. Everyone on my course seems to commute from other places so I don't feel like I have the social life I actually want. When I set this as my firm choice I feel like I went against my gut instinct because I thought it would provide me with the best opportunities and degree, but I feel like the other uni I applied to is much nicer, friendlier, with a lot more social opportunities and still offers a good level of support in terms of careers and the future. I feel like its a much better university overall and I'm really starting to regret my decision.

    Should I just grit my teeth and get on with it? After all a degree is a degree and if I work hard enough I'll most likely get where I want to be either way. Or should I go through with dropping out, make a big change to me and my boyfriend's lives and move cities again, going to the other uni for a fresh start next year?
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    (Original post by Hdi97)
    So I'm in my first year studying law and although I love the course I'm not a big fan of the Uni I'm at. I've been trying to ignore it and just carry on, but I can't shake the feeling that I've made a mistake and would be much happier at another Uni I originally applied for.

    I live with my boyfriend and not in halls, and although I have made some friends on my course, I haven't really clicked with any of them properly. Everyone on my course seems to commute from other places so I don't feel like I have the social life I actually want. When I set this as my firm choice I feel like I went against my gut instinct because I thought it would provide me with the best opportunities and degree, but I feel like the other uni I applied to is much nicer, friendlier, with a lot more social opportunities and still offers a good level of support in terms of careers and the future. I feel like its a much better university overall and I'm really starting to regret my decision.

    Should I just grit my teeth and get on with it? After all a degree is a degree and if I work hard enough I'll most likely get where I want to be either way. Or should I go through with dropping out, make a big change to me and my boyfriend's lives and move cities again, going to the other uni for a fresh start next year?
    Hmmm, all i'd say is that it's a lot of money to be paying for an experience you're not quite happy with. Maybe you could try to click a bit more with those people on your course before you make any big decisions though
 
 
 
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