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The Reality of Being a College Grad, As Told Through .Gifs


We all know how much being a college grad sucks, right? We’ve reached that level of reality, I hope. It’s been a couple months, and here we are, unemployed and bored out of our damn minds. No more keg parties, no more 2 AM pizza, no more lectures (So I guess there’s one good thing). Sometimes, I miss college so much that I yearn to write a paper or read over a syllabus. The reality of being a college grad is a heavy one to accept, but somehow, we handle it.

If you’re still not content with the reality of being out of college, I’ve decided to finally get it through your head using some amazing .gifs! Enjoy!

So you’re sitting at college graduation, totally pumped to be done and you’re like:

And after it’s over, you’re totally ready to go party with your friends and you’re like: 

You wake up the next morning, totally not prepared to say bye to all your friends, and you’re like:

Now, you’re back in your parent’s house, sitting in your childhood bedroom, and your parents are like:

And you’re hating your life, just like:

Your parents keep hounding you about finding full time employment and you’re just like: 

You reconnect with some high school friends who have also moved back home, and you’re like:

But then they all start getting jobs, and you’re just like: 

When people ask you what you’re doing with your life these days, you’re just like:

So you finally decide to apply to some jobs, and you actually get some interviews and you’re like:

But when you don’t get the job, you’re completely discouraged and like:

And finally you just realize that this is how life is going to be for awhile, and you’re like:

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    Katie is a Web Content Publisher for Launch Digital Marketing. She graduated with a degree in English from North Central College in Naperville, Illinois. She enjoys traveling, reality TV, and coffee--lots of coffee.