Is 20 too old to be a first-year at uni?

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SlaveofAll
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Nope. I'm 22 and just finished an access to higher education course. There were people in their late 20s to early 30s on my course.
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It's never too late even if Ur 70
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Really, no. You're at pretty much the same stage of life as everyone else in their first year, so it's nothing to worry about. Even students who come back to studying later in life can (and do!) make friends with students who have different life experiences to themselves. I have a friend who went back to study a PhD in her late 40s and made great friends with students who were doing their masters/PhD straight from their undergraduate/masters course in their mid-20s.

Personally, I'd say you're never 'too old' for anything you want to do and are physically capable of doing. The only thing that will hold you back is the idea that you are!
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